Montgomery bus boycott-this boycott took place from dec. 5 1955 to dec. 20 1956, african amercians were involved and what happend was a civil right protest where african americans refused to ride the montgomery bus. It boosted african american's freedom. It was an important part of black freedom.
we need jobs and freedom
Little rock school crisis-this took place in 1957, 9 african americans were involved, they registered to be the first blacks in an all white school, this was an important event because black people were aloud to go to an all white school, it was an important part of black freedom.
Sit in movement-this happened in 1960, 4 young black males were involved and they sat in an all white counter at a restraurant this event made students across the country became active. This was an important part of black freedom.
i won't get up
March on washington-in august 1963, 250,000 people were involved. A massive protest march for jobs and freedom, this event aimed to draw attention for eqaullty. This was an important part of black freedom.
Million man march-in oct. 16 1995, 400,000 african americans were involved, it was to promote african american unity and family values, this helped support an self sufficeny within the black community, this was an important part of black freedom.
Rosa parks- this happened in 1955, rosa parks refused to give up her seat for a white man, this motivate confidence. This was an important part of black freedom.