Civil rights

Civil rights

Civil Rights. Write an essay where you discuss how the Jim Crow South disenfranchised African Americans despite passage of the 14th and 15th Amendments. Next, analyze the effectiveness of the Civil Rights Movement by considering important milestones and whether or not they effectuated change (you may want to discuss some, but not all of the following: Brown v. Board of Education, the Civil Rights Act, the Voting Rights Act, non-violent demonstrations, the role of the media, Dr. Martin Luther King’s role, the role of Congress and/or the president, etc.). Briefly conclude your essay by critically assessing the status of civil rights for African Americans in the United States today.