Am. Gov. Civil Rights Movement take-home quiz

Below are the three main points from our coverage of the Civil Rights Movement up to 1965. In paragraph form, answer the following:

Describe the period between Reconstruction and the Civil Rights Movement that became known as the Jim Crow period. What are some examples of Jim Crow laws or ways that voting was denied?

The Civil Rights Movement was a grassroots movement. What does this mean and what are some examples of grassroots efforts during the period?

Describe the role that TV, media, and images of violence in the South played in the Civil Rights Movement.


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