From December 5th,1955 to December 20th,1956 the Montgomery bus boycott was a civil rights movement by African-Americans refusing to ride buses in Montgomery to protest segregated buses.The Boycott ended successfully and ended the segregated buses.
On August 28th,1963,Martin Luther King Jr gave a speech for jobs and freedom,he called it civil and economic rights to end racism around the United States.
Little Rock Nine
Brown V The board of Topeka was a landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme court stating that racial segregation in schools in public schools are unconstitutional.
Malcolm X, the activist and outspoken public voice of the Black Muslim faith, challenged the mainstream civil-rights movement and the nonviolent pursuit of integration championed by Martin Luther King, Jr. He urged followers to defend themselves against white aggression “by any means necessary.”
The little rock nine was a group of nine African-American student enrolled in Little Rock Central High School in 1957.They were escorted by Soldiers in and out to make sure the are safe since people were throwing stuff at them.
The Greensboro sit-in was a civil rights protest that started in 1960, when young African-American students staged a sit-in at a segregated Woolworth's lunch counter and refused to leave until they were served,when one was arrested or removed another filled their spot.