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Brown v. Board of Education

Determined: Separate is not Equal

2

Baby Boom

Unprecedented growth in population post WWII

3

Peace Corps

Government agency for volunteers to help underdeveloped nations

4

John F. Kennedy

President during the "Camelot" era

5

Alger Hiss

Guilty of treason

6

McCarthyism

Use of lies,distortion,and innuendo to destroy another person

7

Berlin Wall

Stood from 1961 to 1989

8

Cuban Missile Crisis

Khrushchev put long range missiles 90 miles from our store

9

Bay of Pigs

Our CIA failed to create democracy in Cuba

10

Peaceful Coexistence

Post Korea foreign policy regarding Communism

11

Domino Theory

Eisenhower's belief: Communism in Asia

12

March on Washington

Civil rights protest: I Have a Dream Speech