The civil rights act of 1964

By Emaly Nicholson

Overview

Plessy.v. Ferguson,president Kennedy and Martin Luther king jr where the only people standing up for the colored people and fighting for everyone to be treated equally and the same. The govnerment created the 13,14 and 15 amendments for the colored people. They got the board to agree with it.

The civil rights act was introduced in June 11,1963. The legislative branch was where it took place so the guys could meet up that wher marching around on strick for blacks and white to be equal and give the black people a right to do anything they want. It happend so blacks could be treated differently then they were.it was important because of segregation was ended and anyone could vote.