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The legislation that limited union power Taft-Hartley
The lawyer who trialled cases for the NAACP before the Supreme Court Thurgood Marshall
The student who integrated the University of Alabama Autherine Lucy
The first Black member of the House of Representatives Adam Clayton Powell
The basis of US foreign policy in the Cold War Containment
The universal healthcare programme proposed by Kennedy Medicare
The name given for making broad accusations of treason with no evidence McCarthyism
Nixon's infamous dog Checkers
The Southern, conservative faction of the Democratic Party Dixiecrats
The South Vietnamese dictator backed by the US Ngo Dinh Diem
The Chief Justice appointed by Eisenhower Earl Warren
Kennedy's assassinator Lee Harvey Oswald
The 14 year old African-American murdered in Mississippi Emmett Till
The civil rights group led by King SCLC
Kennedy's Attorney General Robert Kennedy
The legislation that committed the US to full employment Employment Act

Vietnam War Terms Crossword

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Description

Organized early Vietnamese independence in the 1920s and 30s- Has a trail named after him? Ho Chi Minh
Organization whose goal was to win Vietnam's independence from from foreign rule? Formed by Ho Chi Minh Vietminh
American fear that communism would spread in a way that would start small, then continue to topple and become huge? Domino Theory
Former southern Vietnamese president, anti- communist. Ngo Dinh Diem
The way Vietcong were supplied by Communist North Vietnam? Ho Chi Minh Trail
Granted President Johnson broad military powers in Vietnam? (1964). Tonkin Gulf Resolution
Former U.S. Secretary of Defense in the early to mid sixties. Served under Kennedy and LBJ. Robert McNamara
Former U.S. Secretary of State in the early to mid sixties. Served under Kennedy and LBJ. Dean Rusk
American Commander in South Vietnam? William Westmoreland
General Westmoreland was unimpressed with this Southern Voietnmese fighting group? ARVN
Gasoline based fire that set fire to the jungle? Napalm
Leaf Killing, toxic chemical. Later found to cause cancer. Agent Orange
Civil Rights Leader who said that the proportion of blacks to whites in Vietnam was unfair. Died in 1968 Martin Luther King Junior
Selective service provides this if needed in a time of war? Draft
War protests got out of control and turned violent at this school in 1970? Kent State
Southern Vietnamese with communist loyalties? Vietcong
Ferocious battle on the part of the North Vietnamese and Vietcong in 1968. Began around Vietnamese New Year Tet offensive
What band wrote the Anti Vietnam War song: "Fortunate Son" Credence Clearwater Revival
College students had this option to avoid going to war in Vietnam? Deferment
America tried to use this strategy in order to prevent the spread of Communism? Containment

Civil Rights Crossword

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Description

Breaking down of racial separation Desegregation
Congress of Racial Equality CORE
A black woman who refused to move to the back of the bus Rosa Parks
President Eisenhower sends troops to this high school Little Rock
Rosa didn't move to the back of the bus in Montgomery Alabama
Four black college students began _____ at lunch Sit ins
"I have a dream..." Martin Luther King Jr
The speech delivered to hundreds at the March on Washington
Black men and women walked fifty-four miles which created the Bloody Sunday
African American Civil Rights SCLC
Who was the first African American to graduate from Little Rock High School? Ernst Green
In the University of Mississippi _____, the first black man to attend James Meredith
Emmett Till was from Chicago
Who was killed after trying to protect his mother and grandfather? Jimmie Lee Jackson
Who was chosen to lead the Montgomery Bus Boycott MLKJR
/Michael Schwerner, James Chaney, and Andrew Goodman's deaths brought National Attention
Former NAACP worker Thurgood Marshall
Crime committed because of a persons race, religion, or sex Hate Crime
Little Rock nine got put into school because of this movement NAACP
Activists who rode on a bus that were segregated Freedom Riders
A committee that included many different Civil rights movements founded by the SCLC SNCC
Girl who was expelled before her first class at U of A Autherine Lucy
Killing someone without giving them a legal trial Lynching
Providing equal pay to everyone no matter their race or gender Pay Equity
Separating certain races from every other race Segregation
A racist group KKK
Thinking or believing that one race is better than the rest Racism
Law separating blacks from whites Jim Crow
The act or practice rather than the category of an individual Discrimination
Supreme Court saying that schools cannot segregate Brown v Board

Vietnam War Crossword

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leader of the Indochinese Communist Party Ho Chi Minh
an organization of Vietnamese Communists and other nationalist groups that between 1946 and 1954 fought for the Vietnamese independence from the French. Vietminh
the idea that if a nation falls under communist control, nearby nations will also fall under communist control. Domino Theory
location of a French outpost that was overrun by the Vietminh Dien Bien Phu
the South Vietnamese Communists who, with North Vietnamese support, fought against the government of South Vietnam in the Vietnam War. Vietcong
a network of paths used by North Vietnam to transport supplies to the Vietcong in South Vietnam. Ho Chi Minh Trail
a resolution adopted by Congress in 1964, giving the president broad powers to wage war in Vietnam. Tonkin Gulf Resolution
a 1954 peace agreement that divided Vietnam into Communist-controlled North Vietnam and non-Communist South Vietnam until unification elections could be held in 1956. Geneva Accords
Secretary of Defense for John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson Robert McNamara
Secretary of State for John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson Dean Rusk
a gasoline-based substance used in bombs that U.S. planes dropped in Vietnam in order to burn away jungle and expose Vietcong hideouts. Napalm
a toxic leaf-killing chemical sprayed by U.S. planes in Vietnam to expose Vietcong hideouts. Agent Orange
a US military raid on a South Vietnamese village, intended to root out villagers with ties to the Vietcong but often resulting in the destruction of the village and the displacement of its inhabitants. Search and Destroy mission
a public distrust of statements made by the government Credibility Gap
required enrollment in the armed services. Draft
a youth dominated political movement of the 1960s New Left
a person who opposed the Vietnam War and believed that the United States should withdraw from it. Dove
a person who supported U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War and believed that the United States should use increased military force to win it. Hawk
a massive surprise attack by the Vietcong on South Vietnamese towns and cities early in 1968 Tet Offensive
a strong anti-communist Vietnamese leader that was assassinated by the US Ngo Dinh Diem

Vietnam War Word Search

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Vietnam crossword

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Description

A symbol of the cold war from 1961-1989 it seperated communist east Germany from Free west Germany Berlin Wall
a communication link established in 1963 to allow the leaders of the United States and the Soviet Union to contact each other in times of crisis Hot line
an organization whose goal it was to win Vietnam's independence from foreign rule Vietminh
the idea that if a nation falls under communist control, nearby nations will also fall under communist control Domino Theory
A law enacted in 1973, limiting a president rights to send troops into battle without consulting congress War Powers Act
A conflict of words and ideas between nations rather than armies. Cold war
a 1954 peace agreement that divided Vietnam into Communist-controlled North Vietnam and non-Communist South Vietnam until unification elections could be held in 1956 Geneva Accords
the southern Vietnamese soldiers with whom U.S. troops fought against communism and forces in the North during the Vietnam War ARVN
a gasoline-based substance used in bombs that U.S. planes dropped in Vietnam in order to burn away jungle and expose Vietcong hideouts Napalm
equired enrollment in the armed services Draft
South Vietnams President, a strong anti-Communist Ngo Diem
a drop or reduction in time in service. A soldier with 150 days or less remaining on his active duty commitment when he DEROSed from Vietnam also ETSed from the army under the Early Out program. Early-Outs
refers to soldiers who are qualified as parachutists Airborne
a Vietnamese leader who demanded Vietnam’s independence from France Ho Chi Minh
National Liberation Front (NLF), South Vietnamese guerrilla fighters supported by communists in North Vietnam Vietcong
a supporter of Johnson’s war policies hawk
a coordinated assault, in January 1968, by the Vietcong and North Vietnamese on South Vietnamese cities and bases Tet Offensive
the difference between what the Johnson administration said about the war and what journalists in Vietnam saw and reported credibility gap
a village in South Vietnam where U.S. soldiers killed unarmed civilians My Lai
a 1973 agreement between the United States, South Vietnam, North Vietnam, and the Vietcong for a cease-fire and U.S. troop withdrawal from South Vietnam Paris Peace Accords

U.S. History: Civil Rights Movement Crossword

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arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a bus Rosa Parks
first black justice on the Supreme Court Thurgood Marshall
student non-violent coordinating committee SNCC
formed to use activism and non-violent protest to bring an end to segregation SCLC
law designed to help end formal and informal barriers to African American suffrage (1965) Voting Rights Act
made racial, religious, and sex discrimination by employers illegal (1964) Civil Rights Act
rode on interstate buses into the segregated southern U.S. to test the ruling of unsegregated public places Freedom Riders
overturned Plessy v. Ferguson Brown v Board
boycott of city buses led by Dr. MLK Montgomery Bus Boycott
segregation imposed by law de jure
segregation resulting from economic or social conditions or personal choice de facto
state level legal codes of segregation, such as literacy tests and poll taxes Jim Crow Laws
led black community to peaceful nonviolence protests against the injustices they faced MLK
association founded in 1909 to work for racial equality NAACP
activist in civil rights; leader of SNCC Stokely Carmichael
1963 demonstration in which more than 200,000 people rallied for economic equality and civil rights March on Washington
organization of militant African Americans founded in 1966 Black Panthers
social movement in the U.S. in which people organized to demand equal rights for African Americans and other minorities Civil Rights Movement
required citizens of a state to pay a special tax in order to vote poll taxes
first black major league baseball player Jackie Robinson
Arkansas governor Orval Faubus called the National Guard to keep black students from enrolling in Little Rock's Central High School; President Eisenhower sent the Army to force integration for the students Little Rock Nine
organized the United Farm Workers Cesar Chavez

vietnam war word search

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The Draft
Proxy War
USSR
Ngo Dinh Diem
ho chi minh
Domino theory
dove
hawk
America
soviet union
Vietnam war
capitalism
south korea
communism
north korea

People Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Communist leader in China Mao Zedong
leader of Nationalist forces in China Jiang Jieshi
leader of the UN forces at the Standoff at the 38th Parallel Douglas MacArthur
young Vietnamese Nationalist Ho Chi Minh
leader of the anti-Communist of the US and France Ngo Dinh Diem
leader of revolution in Cuba Fidel Castro
dictator in Nicaragua Anastasio Somoza
leader of the Sandanistas Daniel Ortega
leader after Stalin died Nikita Khrushchev
leader of the Soviet who adopted repressive domestic policies Leonid Brezhnev
president during the Cuban Missile Crisis John F. Kennedy
assumed president after Kennedy's assassination Lyndon Johnson
president who pushed to de'tente rather than brinkmanship Richard M. Nixon
fiercely anti-communist president Ronald Reagan

Vietnam Crossword Puzzle

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Description

The leader of South Vietnam Ngo Dinh Diem
Leader of the United States Robert Menzies
Leader of North Vietnam Ho Chi Minh
Leader of Australia Sir Robert Menzies
The leader of China Mao Zedong
This weapon was designed and built by Boeing B-52 Bomber
This weapon was originally designed for the US navy by Mcdonell Aircraft F-4 Phantom
a military helicopter powered by a single turboshaft engine, with two-bladed main and tail rotors UH-1 Huey Helicopter
This weapon was named after the fabled American General George S. Patton M-48 Patton Tank
Shoulder fired missile weapon SA-7 Grail Missile
The battle that happened on January 2, 1963 Battle of Ap Bac
Battle that happened on November 14-18, 1965 Battle of Ia Drang

Veitnam war Crossword Puzzle

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Description

He declared Veitnam's independence and became the first preedent of the republic in 1945 Ho Chi-Minh
this person sent over 500,000 troops to fight in the Veitnam war. He was also the 36th president of the U.S. Lyndon B. Johnson
This man was a Anti-Communist that kiiled and imprisoned several Buddhists Ngo Dinh Diem
A confict of words and ideas between nations rather than armies Cold War
What was another name for tha Veitnam war Second Indochina War
What was the war know as in Veitnam Resistance
who was the Army of the Republic of Vietnam's alliance in the war U.S military
About 50,000 Veitnam Cidicens moved from South Veitnam to ________Veitnam. North
Who was the U.S. Presedent in the Veitnam war Kennedy
The NVA foght a more _______ war Conventional
what month did the Veitnam war begin November
what month did the veitnam war end April
About 58,000 __________ were kiled in the veitnam war Americans
In 1975 communest forces took control of _______. Saigon
What battle took place in may 10-20 Hambuger Hill
Ngo Dinh Diem became presedent of what? GVN
Saigon is the capital of ________ South Veitnam
What was formed in December 1960 NFL
What operation wasperfomedin "happy Vally" Taut Bow
What operation happend on 3 June- 1 July Tennessee Pride