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BHM Pd 8 2019

Period 8 Black History Month Projects 2019

Civil Rights the rights of citizens to political and social freedom and equality
Discrimination he unjust or prejudicial treatment of different categories of people or things, especially on the grounds of race, age, or sex
segregation the enforced separation of different racial groups in a country, community, or establishment
Folk rock popular music resembling or derived from folk music but incorporating the stronger beat of rock music and using electric instruments
Soul music a kind of music incorporating elements of rhythm and blues and gospel music, popularized by African-Americans
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame recognizes and archives the history of the best-known and most influential artists, producers, engineers, and other notable figures who have had some major influence on the development of rock and roll
Empower To make someone stronger or more confident
Popular Well known
Talented Possessing a skill
Inspire To fill with the urge or ability to do or feel something, especially to do something creative
Activist. A person who campaigns to bring about political or social change
Protest To act against a person or event
Strive To make an effort to accomplish something
Brave Not afraid of anyone or anything
Desegregate To end a policy of racial segregation in
Protest A statement or action expressing disapproval of or objection to something
Participated To take part in something
Segregation the action or state of setting someone or something apart from other people or things or being set apart
Unconstitutional not in accordance with a political constitution, especially the US Constitution, or with procedural rules
white supremacy when white people had all advantages of work, school, etc and complete control of society
Inductee a person who is introduced to an organization or they volunteer or are drafted into the military
Baseball a game played with a bat and a ball with two opposing teams
Musician a person who plays a musical instrument, especially as a profession, or is musically talented
Branch Rickey This is the man that signed Jackie Robinson to play for his team
Commemorative Recall and show for respect
Cairo, Georgia The location of Jackie Robinson’s birth birth
Birmingham, Alabama The location of the 16th Street Baptist Church Bombing
George Wallace the governor of Alabama at the time of this incident
Reverend John Porter’s Sixth Avenue Baptist Church was the location were the funeral was held for the girls that passed always in the bombing and over 8,000 people attended
Mosque a Muslim place of worship
Presbyterian relating to a Christian Church
Denouncing publicly calling someone wrong or evil
Manhattan Audubon A nonprofit organization with the purpose of protecting wild birds
Lynched killing someone who didn't have a legal trial by hanging them
Monumental Of outstanding significance
Influential Having or exerting influence
Courageous Possessing or displaying courage; able to face and deal with danger or fear without flinching
Unfair Unkind, inconsiderate, or unreasonable
Human rights a right that is believed to belong justifiably to every person
Equality condition of being equal, or the same in quality, measure, esteem or value
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