May 17, 1954: Brown v. Board of Education Topeka case where the Supreme Court bans segregation in all public schools in the United States.
December 1, 1955: In Montgomery, Alabama, Rosa Parks refuses to give up her seat for a white man, causing a bus boycott by the Black community.
February 1957: The Southern Christian Leadership Conference was established by Martin Luther King, Fred L. Shuttlesworth and Charles K. Steele.
December 21, 1956: The Montgomery bus system desegregates.
September 1957: The Little Rock Central High school board votes on school integration.
In 1956, the United States government implemented the Interstate Highway Act. This legislation provided twenty-six billion dollars to build interstate highways, linking the United States' major cities.
The National Defense Education Act (NDEA), signed into law on September 2, 1958, provided funding to United States education institutions at all levels
The Feminine Mystique- Book that stated the women's movements in the 60's written by Betty Triedan.
Martin Luther King Jr. - American Clegyman, activist, leader in African American Civil rights movement.
SNCC- was one of the organizations of the American Civil Rights Movement in the 1960s. It emerged from a series of student meetings