The emergence of the Civil Rights Movement
The Supreme Court's 1896 decision in Plessy v. Ferguson determined that "separate but equal" public facilities like restrooms and railroad cars were legal. The laws that resulted drove a further spike between the races in America.
Why was it so challenging to change racist attitudes in America?
Common Core Standards
RH.1 - Meaning & Evidence, RH.2 - Main Ideas
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