2016-10-28T11:01:13ZPresident Harry Truman signed Executive Order 9981 in 1948, ending segregation in the U.S. military and paving the way for the civil rights movement.
2016-10-28T11:01:13ZWhat is the first African-American religious denomination in the U.S.? Why was the AME Church established? Who is Richard Allen?
2016-10-28T11:01:13ZWhat was the first historically black college to be established in the United States? What organizations helped establish schools for African-Americans?
2016-10-28T11:01:13ZHow did the Freedmen's Bureau and Freedmen's Aid Society help African-Americans achieve an education during the Reconstruction Period?
2016-10-28T11:01:13ZWho was Crispus Attucks? This biography of the slave-turned-sailor reveals how he became the first person to die in the 1770 Boston Massacre.
2016-10-28T11:01:13ZKey African-American History events occurring between 1970 and 1979.
2016-10-28T11:01:13ZAfrican-American historical events that occurred between 1950 and 1959.
2016-10-28T11:01:13ZAfrican-American historians such as Carter G. Woodson, Arturo Schomburg, W.E.B. DuBois, and John Edward Bruce.
2016-10-28T11:01:13ZCORE played an important role in galvanizing young adults to help African-Americans in the South fight against racial discrimination.
2016-10-28T11:01:13ZGet acquainted with the civil rights movement with this overview of the major highlights, speeches and writings that shaped the era and modern race relations.
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2016-10-28T11:01:13ZHow did African-Americans integrate the armed services? Who is the first African-American to publish a best selling novel?
2016-10-28T11:01:13ZThis civil rights movement timeline covers the start of the racial equality fight, such as the Montgomery Bus Boycott and Martin Luther King's rise.
2016-10-28T11:01:13Zclass="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > itemprop="description" >Overview In 1954,
2016-10-28T11:01:13ZWho was the first African-American to publish a collection of poetry? Why was the African Masonic Lodge established? Why was the AME Church founded?
2016-10-28T11:01:13ZThis civil rights movement timeline covers the struggle's second phase in which nonviolent action was put to the test during the early 1960s.
2016-10-28T11:01:13ZWhy did the Montgomery Bus Boycott begin? How long did it last? What impact did the boycott have on the Jim Crow Era?
2016-10-28T11:01:13ZHow did African-Americans defy Jim Crow Era laws and the Great Depression in the 1930s?
2016-10-28T11:01:13ZSNCC was established in 1960 on the campus of Shaw University as a civil rights organization.
2016-10-28T11:01:13ZThe fight for racial equality did not end after the Civil Rights Act of 1964 was enacted, but the law allowed activists to meet their major goals.
2016-10-28T11:01:13ZThe Stono Rebellion was the largest slave revolt in colonial America. This profile of the rebellion outlines its causes, significance and aftermath.
2016-10-28T11:01:13ZImportant events in African-American history occurring between 1920 and 1929.
2016-10-28T11:01:13ZWith one single refusal, Rosa Parks became the mother of Civil Rights Movement.
2016-10-28T11:01:13ZWhat African-American publications and news sources were milestones in the industry? How did they get started? Why?
2016-10-28T11:01:13ZFour prominent civil rights organizations that helped to end segregation and Jim Crow Era laws.
2016-10-28T11:01:13ZSlaves in the United States showed resistance to the oppressive system of slavery by organizing rebellions and running away from their masters.
2016-10-28T11:01:13ZA biography of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., including the slain civil rights leader's childhood, education, activism and assassination.
2016-10-28T11:01:13ZThe civil rights speeches given by Martin Luther King, John F. Kennedy and Lyndon Johnson highlight their thoughts on the fight for racial equality.
2016-10-28T11:01:13ZWhy were the 1850s such a turbulent decade for African-Americans?