Segregation

By: Michael Martinez & Marcus Sanchez

Segregation

The latin word grex means “flock” comes from the word segregation, or “to separate from the flock,” which means the separation of some people within a society from others. The pale of settlement in Russia, which contained Jews within a pale, was a form of geographic segregation. African Americans were legally segregated for a long period of time in the United States.The Freedom Rides in United States history is a series of political protests against segregation by blacks and whites who rode buses together. Freedom Riders encounter violence in South Carolina, but in Alabama the reaction was much more severe. !st bus was firebombed and the Freedom Riders were beaten. 2nd bus was attacked and passengers was beaten. American Civil Rights Movement, was a mass protest movement against racial segregation and discrimination. This movement resist racial oppression and abolish the institution of slavery.


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