Name of historical period from 1865 to 1877
Reconstruction
President who signed Emancipation Proclamation
Lincoln
What did Emancipation Proclamation do?
Freed slaves
President before Barack Obama
George Bush
First African American to run for Democratic nomination for president
Shirley Chisolm
First African American elected to United State Senate
Hiram Revels
He ran to be the Democratice presidential candidate in 2004
Al Sharpton
He organized the 1963 March on Washington
APhilip Randolph
Supreme Court ruling that outlawed segregated schools was Brown vs________
Board of Education
The organization that upheld the rights of freed slaves during Reconstruction
Freedman's Bureau
Political Party that created Emancipation Proclamation
Republican
1964 Republican candidate who voted against the Civil Rights Act
Barry Goldwater
State in which the Little Rock 9 integrated Central HIgh School
Arkansas
This 1865 amendment abolished slavery
Thirteenth
This Supreme Court ruling declared that African American could not be citizens
Dred Scot Decision
These Southern laws created "separate but equal" status for African Americans
Jim Crow Laws
To deny people the right to vote is __________________
Disenfranchisement
The Civil Rights Movement use this tactic to achieve their goals
Nonviolent resistance
Huey P. Newton and Bobby Seale founded this group
Black Panther Party
In 1964,Malcolm X spoke at a rally and called for freedom, justice, and equality "by any means ____________"
Necessary
14 year old boy killed in Mississippi for allegedly flirting with a white woman
Emmett Till
Only State where people voted to create Martin Luther King Day
Arizona
First African American elected to United State Senate after Reconstruction
Edward Brooke
Name of white suprememist groups organized during Reconstruction
Ku Klux Klan
The 1964 Civil Rights Act outlawed ____________based on race, color, religion, sex or national origin
Discrimination
Voting Rights Act of 1965 prohibited discrimination in ___________.
Voting
African American lady whose refusal to giver up her seat on the bus and started the Montgomery Bus Boycott
Rosa Parks
African Amrican who ran for the Democratic presidential nomination in 1984 and 1988
Jesse Jackson
Presidential Candidate who started African American switch from Republican to Democratic
Franklin Roosevelt
African American military pilots and bombers who fought in World War II
Tuskegee Airmen
African-American mathematician who calculated flight trajectories for the 1969 Apollo 11 flight to the moon
Katherine Johnson
San Francisco 49ers player who has refused to stand for the national athem
Colin Kaepernick
Alicia Garza, Patrisse Cullors and Opal Tometi created this group after the murder of Trayvon Martin
Black Lives Matter
Americans who believe that President Obama is not a U. S. citizen
Birthers
The term used to say that the election of Barack Obama ended racism
Post Racial
Term used to explain privileges that automatically benefit white people
White privilege
$7.25 per hour
Federal minimum wage
$10.00 per hour
Arizona minimum wage
Major causes of African American economic inequality
Unemployment
Per cent of African American unemployed under President Bush
Nine
Per Cent of African Americans unemployed in 2015
Fourteen
An executive (by president or governor) order that cancels a conviction of a crime
Commutation
An executive order (by president or governor) that shortens a sentence
Pardon
President who has issued the most pardons and commutations
Obama
The types of offenses committed by most of the people pardoned by President Obama
nonviolent drug offenses