Civil Rights Movement: Desegregation
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Image Analysis: The Power of Images
The civil rights movement of the 1950s produced some powerful images—images that found their way into virtually every American home via newspapers, magazines, and television. In this exercise, your students will examine some of these images an...
Statistical Analysis: Measuring Progress
In this exercise, your students will examine and evaluate some statistics pertaining to the social condition of African Americans in the decades before the civil rights movement of the 1950s and 1960s.1. Direct your students to the statisti...