Anonymous asked in Education & ReferenceHomework Help · 9 years ago

What would be easier to write an essay on?

I have to write an essay and I was wanting peoples opinions on what I should do it on.

The instructions for my essay are:

Examine and analyze some of the key events, people, policies, and court cases in the evolution of civil rights in the United States. Select from the list below to trace the development of the civil rights movement.

Dred Scott v. Sandford

Civil Rights Act of 1866

Fourteenth Amendment

Fifteenth Amendment

Civil Rights Act of 1875

Ku Klux Klan Acts

Compromise of 1877


Poll tax

grandfather clause

Jim Crow laws

Plessy v. Ferguson

Booker T. Washington

Frederick Douglass

Ida B. Wells

Great Migration

W.E.B. du Bois

N.A.A.C.P. Red Summer of 1919

Marcus Garvey

Executive Order 8802

Harlem Renaissance

Voting Rights Act of 1965

Brown v. Board of Education

Thurgood Marshall

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Rosa Parks

The Little Rock Nine

Southern Christian Leadership Conference

Letter from Birmingham Jail

March on Washington

A. Phillip Randolph


Freedom Riders

Civil Rights Act of 1964

4 Answers

  • BOB
    Lv 7
    9 years ago
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    *Martin Luther King Jr*

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  • 9 years ago

    I think I would choose the Little Rock Nine for the same reason Ala chose the KKK acts.

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  • Anonymous
    9 years ago

    Which ever you know most about and can draw connections to modern life and society-that's the purpose of studying history.

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  • Anonymous
    9 years ago

    Ku klux klan acts....not many will choose it and yiu can go into it in detail

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