Brown vs Board of Education

1950-1954

WHO

Linda Brown

Oliver Brown

The Topeka Board of Eduction

The NAACP

Earl Warren

Supreme Court

WHAT

A case between Linda Brown (mostly her father) and the supreme court. The argument was about treating blacks equally to whites. This case was meant to end segregation in public schools.

EFFECTS: FUTURE EVENTS: CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT

Desegregation

Lead to equality

Started the civil rights movement (encouraged more Negros)

First case to win