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What were civil rights leaders fighting for?

They tried to get equal rights for blacks and whites so there was no separation between them. If you want a good fictional civil rights book i highly recommend The Help by: Ka (MORE)

Civil disobedience in the Civil Rights Movement?

Between 1955 and 1968, the American Civil Rights Movement used a  combination of non-violence and civil disobedience to begin the  removal of Jim Crow laws and begin the str (MORE)

What are Civil Rights?

Answer   Right or rights belonging to a person by reason of citizenship including especially the fundamental freedoms and privileges guaranteed by the 13th and 14th amend (MORE)

Are civil rights the same as human rights?

Human rights are fundamental rights that an individual has on the  basis of being a human being. No entity has the right to give or  take away one's human rights. Civil righ (MORE)

What was the Civil Rights Act of 1866?

The Civil Rights Act of 1866 (also referred to as the 14th amendment to the Constitution), granted citizenship to newly freed slaves. It was vetoed by President Johnson, but w (MORE)