Civil Rights Movement

  For this assignment I chose to do the Civil Rights Movement which started in the early 1950s approximately a century after the emancipation proclamation the civil rights movements goal was to “end racial segregation and discrimination against African Americans and to secure legal recognition and federal protection of the citizenship rights enumerated in...

Children’s Rights Movement

The movement that I decided to research is the Children’s Rights Movement. This movement is dedicated to expanding and acknowledging the rights of children around the world. In 1924, the League of Nations adopted the Declaration of the Rights of the Child, which gave specific rights to children, as well as responsibilities to adults (http://www.humanium.org/en/childrens-rights-history/)....

The Black Panther Movement

The Black Panther Party was founded in California in 1966 by Huey Newton and Bobby Seale.  The group was created to combat white oppression that was taking place in black communities and other minorities as well.  After witnessing the uncontrollable amounts of police brutality carried out all over the nation, the two leaders felt...

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