To leave or withdraw from the nation.
Sucession
Fair treatment from the normal judicial system.
due proccess
The proclamation President Lincoln made to start the abolishing of slavery.
emancipation
The period after the Civil War where the country "rebuilt" itself.
reconstruction
protections for all U.S. citizens to have the same rights and privileges
equal protection
To separate the people into white and colored people.
segregation
To formally put an end to a system or practice
abolish
Laws against African American rights
Jim Crow
A system of agriculture which a landowner allows a tenant to use the land in return for a share of the crops produced on their portion of land.
sharecropping
A secret society that focuses on white supremacy and terrorized groups of people.
Klu Klux Klan
Influential African American social reformer.
Frederick Douglass
African American educator who was influential in the teaching community
Booker T Washington
Court case that upheld segregation laws
Plessy vs Ferguson
United States civil rights leader and political activist who campaigned for equality for Black Americans (1868-1963)
Web Dubois
School that Booker T. Washington taught at.
Tuskegee
To kill someone by hanging for an alleged offense with or without a legal trial
lynching
Republican President who was against slavery
Abraham Lincoln