GAME NAME:

CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT

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PEOPLE

PEOPLE

CAUSES OF GROWTH AFTER

WORLD WAR II

CAUSES

FOR

GROWTH

EVENTS

EVENTS

VOTING RIGHTS

VOTING

RIGHTS

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS


Response 1

BLACK LADY THAT REFUSED

TO GIVE UP HER SEAT IN THE

FRONT TO A WHITE RIDER IN

1955

ROSA PARKS

BLACKS IN NORTHERN CITIES

KNEW THEY NEEDED TO WORK

TOGETHER WITH SOUTHERN

BLACKS TO GET CHANGES

MADE

BLACK URBANIZATION

BLACKS REFUSAL TO RIDE THE

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

SYSTEM IN SUPPORT OF ROSA

PARKS

MONTGOMERY BUS

BOYCOTT

PAYMENT THAT KEPT BLACKS

AND POOR WHITES FROM

VOTING IN THE SOUTH, IT WAS

OUTLAWED WITH THE 24TH

AMENDMENT

POLL TAX

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 2

A BLACK MUSLIM THAT FELT

THE RACES SHOULD BE APART

NOT TOGETHER

MALCOLM X

CHURCHES HELPED ORGANIZE

PROTESTS AND GOD CREATED

ALL MEN EQUAL

RELIGIOUS FAITH

TACTIC USED BY FOUR BLACK

COLLEGE STUDENTS AT THE

WOOLWORTH'S LUNCH

COUNTER IN GREENSBORO,

NORTH CAROLINA

SIT-IN

ACTION THAT KEPT BLACKS

FROM VOTING BY TESTING

THEIR ABILITY TO READ AND

UNDERSTAND WRITTEN

MATERIALS

LITERACY TEST

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
600 POINTS


Response 3

FIRST BLACK STUDENT AT

"OLE MISS" THAT HAD TO BE

PROTECTED BY FEDERAL

MARSHALS

JAMES MEREDITH

THE RIGHTS OF EVERYONE

ARE GUARANTEED BY

DOCUMENTS THAT

ESTABLISHED THE

GOVERNMENT

CONSTITUTIONAL

RIGHTS

WHITES AND BLACKS RODE

BUSES IN THE SOUTHERN

STATES TO PROTEST BUS

SEGREGATION

FREEDOM RIDERS

NICKNAME GIVEN TO SNCC'S

EFFORTS TO REGISTER BLACK

VOTERS IN MISSISSIPPI DURING

1964

FREEDOM SUMMER

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 4

AFRICAN-AMERICAN LAWYER

FOR THE NAACP THAT WON

THE BROWN V. BOARD OF

EDUCATION DECISION AND

LATER BECAME A MEMBER OF

THE SUPREME COURT

TURGID MARSHALL

TELEVISION NEWS BROUGHT

THE REAL FACTS AND EVENTS

TO NORTHERN VIEWERS THAT

WOULD SUPPORT THE CIVIL

RIGHTS MOVEMENT

MEDIA COVERAGE

EXTREMELY SEGREGATED

CITY WHERE BLACK

PROTESTERS WERE VIOLENTLY

TREATED BY POLICE CHIEF,

"BULL" CONNER

BIRMINGHAM

ACTION TAKEN AGAINST

RELIGIOUS LEADERS AND

CHURCHES THAT SUPPORTED

BLACK REGISTRATION

CHURCHES WERE BOMBED

OR BURNT DOWN

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
1000 POINTS


Response 5

GOVERNOR OF ALABAMA

THAT PREACHED

SEGREGATION AND TRIED TO

STOP INTEGRATION

GEORGE WALLACE

NUMEROUS NATIONS HAD GOT

THEIR INDEPENDENCE FROM

EUROPEAN RULE, SO WHY

CAN'T BLACK AMERICANS GET

THE RIGHT TO VOTE

AFRICAN INDEPENDENCE

EVENT IN WHICH A BLACK

TEENAGER FROM CHICAGO

WAS MURDERED BECAUSE HE

SPOKE SWEETLY TO A WHITE

FEMALE STORE CLERK

THE LYNCHING OF

EMMETT TILL

THIS LAW ALLOWED THE

GOVERNMENT TO REGISTER

BLACK VOTERS AND GAVE THE

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT

POWER TO INVESTIGATE ANY

DISCRIMINATION AGAINST

BLACKS

VOTING RIGHTS ACT OF

1965

 CATEGORY:   

BLACK POWER  

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 CLUE:   

NAME GIVEN TO WHITEAMERICANS' GROWINGOPPOSITION TO BLACKDEMANDS   

 Response:   

WHITE BACKLASH

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EVENTS TWO

EVENTS

TWO

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR.

MARTIN

LUTHER

KING JR

BLACK POWER

BLACK

POWER

LITTLE ROCK'S CENTRAL HIGH

CENTRAL

HIGH

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 1

250,000 BLACK PROTESTERS

GATHERING IN SUPPORT OF

JFK'S CIVIL RIGHTS BILL

MARCH ON WASHINGTON

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR.'S

SPEECH THAT ENDED THE

MARCH ON WASHINGTON IN

AUGUST OF 1963

"I HAVE A DREAM"

THE IDEA THAT BLACKS

SHOULD NOT BE INTEGRATED

WITH WHITES BUT REMAIN IN

THEIR OWN COMMUNITIES

BLACK SEPARATISM

COURT CASE THAT HAD MADE

SEGREGATION LEGAL WHEN

THE JUSTICES DECIDED

"SEPARATE BUT EQUAL"

PLESSY V. FERGUSON

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 2

MAJOR RIOT IN 1965 IN THIS

DISTRICT OF LOS ANGELES

WHEN WHITE POLICE OFFICERS

BEAT UP A BLACK TRAFFIC

VIOLATOR

WATTS RIOT

ROLE OF MARTIN LUTHER KING

JR. IN THE MONTGOMERY BUS

BOYCOTT

ORGANIZER OR LEADER

BLACK POWER WAS A

MOVEMENT THAT WAS HARD

TO DEFINE BUT PREACHED

PRIDE IN YOUR HERITAGE. A

POPULAR SLOGAN OF THIS

WAS " BLACK IS

BEAUTIFUL

SUPREME COURT DECISION

THAT OVERTURNED PRIOR

RULING AND STATED

"SEPARATE IS NOT EQUAL" AND

FORCED SCHOOLS TO

INTEGRATE

BROWN V. BOARD OF

EDUCATION

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
1200 POINTS


Response 3

TWO BLACK MUSLIMS WERE

RESPONSIBLE FOR THIS EVENT

THAT UPSET SOME BLACK

POWER SUPPORTERS

ASSASSINATION OF

MALCOLM X

POLICY PRACTICED AND

PREACHED BY KING TO

PROTESTORS

NON-VIOLENCE

SNCC KICKED OUT ALL OF

THEIR WHITE MEMBERS AND

FORMED A BLACK POLITICAL

PARTY KNOWN AS

THE BLACK PANTHERS

GOVERNOR, ORVAL FAUBUS

RESPONSE TO THE NINE BLACK

STUDENTS BEING FORCED INTO

LITTLE ROCK SCHOOLS

CALLED OUT THE

NATIONAL GUARD TO

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS


Response 4

MARCH FROM ONE ALABAMA

CITY TO THE CAPITAL,

MONTGOMERY, IN PROTEST OF

BLACKS NOT BEING ALLOWED

TO REGISTER

SELMA MARCH

BY 1967 KING WAS BLAMING

THIS FOR KEEPING BLACKS

DOWN AND SAID IT HAD TO

CHANGE FOR BLACKS TO

IMPROVE THEIR STATUS

POVERTY

THE POLICY OF GIVING

PREFERENCE TO WOMEN OR

MINORITY MEMBERS WHO

APPLY FOR JOBS OR

ADMISSION TO SCHOOLS

AFFIRMATIVE ACTION

PRESIDENT EISENHOWER'S

REACTION TO PROTECT THE

BLACK STUDENTS AND MAKE

SURE THEY WOULD BE

ALLOWED IN SCHOOL

USED THE ARMY TO

PROTECT THEM

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS


Response 5

THESE ERUPTED IN MAJOR

CITIES AFTER THE

ASSASSINATION OF MARTIN

LUTHER KING JR.

RIOTS

APRIL 4, 1968 IN MEMPHIS

TENNESSEE

KING'S ASSASSINATION

THIS IS DISCRIMINATION

AGAINST MEMBERS OF A

DOMINANT GROUP

REVERSE

DISCRIMINATION

THE NINE BLACK STUDENTS

ATTENDED CENTRAL HIGH IN

1957 BUT WHAT DID THE

GOVERNOR THREATEN TO DO

TO STOP FURTHER

INTEGRATION IN 1958

CLOSE THE SCHOOLS

 CATEGORY:   

BLACK POWER  

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 CLUE:   

NAME GIVEN TO WHITEAMERICANS' GROWINGOPPOSITION TO BLACKDEMANDS   

 Response:   

WHITE BACKLASH

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