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Segregation in the U.S.A.

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João Borges

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in the U.S.A.
A work done by:
João Borges
Wilson Ribeiro
What is Segregation?
Segregation is the separation of humans into groups in daily life according to their sex, religion or any other common aspect, setting them apart of the society.
What types of segregation exists?
Geographical Segregation
Religious Segregation
Sexual Segregation


This groups defended the white supremacy and the protestantism in the U.S.A.

1st Klan- 1865 - 1860
2nd Klan- 1915 - 1944
3rd Klan- 1945 - Present(?)
Martin Luther King Jr.
Rosa Parks
Malcom X
KKK is the abreviation for Ku Klux Klan. It is the name of three movements (Klans) in the U.S.A. .
January 15, 1929 - April 4, 1968
He was a protestant priest and politic activist.
He helped organizing the March on Washington.

Murdered - April 4, 1968.
Nobel of Peace - October 14, 1964.
August 28, 1963
March on Washington
"I Have a Dream"
Martin Luther King Jr.
Darkness cannot drive out darkness,
only light can do that.
-Martin Luther King Jr.
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Real name is Al Hajj Malik Al-Shabazz.
March 19, 1925 - February 21, 1965.

Founded the Organization of Afro-American Unity.

Murdered in February 21, 1965.
Jim Crow Laws - Separate is not equal
February 4, 1913 – October 24, 2005​

She was an African-American civil rights activist, whom the United States Congress called "the first lady of civil rights" and "the mother of the freedom movement"​

February 4 and December 1, have both become Rosa Parks Day, commemorated in California and Ohio.
Montgomery Bus Boycott Law : no passenger would be required to move or give up his seat and stand if
the bus was crowded and no other seats
were available.
Racial Segregation in U.S.A.

Medical Care
Racial segregation laws enacted between 1876 and 1965 in the United States.

'America's War on Drugs, disproportionately affects African Americans, this has put us in a period with much of the Jim Crow spirit. ''
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