daniel muncy bryant godsey

WHAT GAVE AFRICAN AMERICANS THE RIGHT TO VOTE?

THE 15TH AMENDMENT GAVE AFRICAN AMERICANS THE RIGHT TO VOTE. THE 15TH AMENDMENT PROHIBITS STATES FROM DENYING CITIZENS THE RIGHT TO VOTE ON THE BASES OF RACE OR COLOR

WHAT LAWS WERE PASSED TO TAKE THESE RIGHTS AWAY?

JIM CROW LAWS , POLL TAX, SEGREGATION, DISCRIMINATION

IDA B. WELLS

FIRERY YOUNG AFRICAN AMERICAN FROM TENNESSEE THAT LAUNCHED A FEARLESS CRUSADE AGAINST LYNCHING

BROOKER T WASHINGTON (TUSKEGEE INSTITUTE)

FORMR SLAVE WHO ENCOURAGE THE DEVELOPMENT OF BLACK OWNED BUSINESSES AND ORGANIZED THE NATIONAL NEGRO BUSINESS LEAGUE IN 1900

STATED AFRICANS NEEDED TO WORK WITH THEIR HANDS IN A SLOW PROCESS

WEB DUBOIS AND NIAGARA OVEMENT AND NAACP

WED DUBOIS BELIEVED AFRICAN AMERICANS NEEDED TO INSIST APON EQUAL TREATMENT AND VOTING RIGHTS

CRITICIZED WASHINGTON FOR BEING TO CAUTIOUS AND CONSERVATIVE ON CIVIL RIGHTS ISSUES

TURNED TO SOCIALISM

PLESSEY V FERGUSON

AFRICAN AMERICAN HOMER PLESSY CHALLENGED A LOUISIANA LAW THAT FORCED HIM TO RIDE A SEPARATE RAILROAD CAR FROM WHITES

ARRESTED FOR RIDING IN AN ALL WHITE CAR

SET OUT DOCTRINE FOR SEPARATE BUT EQUAL FACILITIES FOR AFRICAN AMERICANS

COURTS APPEL THE RIGHT AND SUSTAIN SEGREGATION