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Sit-ins

Protest involving occupying seats

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Counter culture

Culture with values and beliefs different than the mainstream

3

24 Amendment

Allowed African Americans to vote

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title IX

No gender discrimination in federally funding education programs

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Stagflation

Inflation and stagnant economy with unemployment (increasing prices)

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Liberals

Big federal government, safety nets programs, high taxes, regulated economy, individual liberty

7

Conservative

Small govt, low taxes, low spending, laissez-faire, religion solves social issues

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Watergate

Nixons at

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Watergate

Nixons attempt to cover up breakin

10

Plessy vs Ferguson

Separate but equal

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Rosa Parks

Bus boycott

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Little rock Nine

Eisenhower sends in 101st airborne

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Voting rights 1965

Allows all genders and races to vote

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MLK

Nonviolent protests

15

American Latino Movement

Cesar Chavez: united farm workers

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1970 Economy

Oil embargo

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De-facto segregation

Segregation by custom and tradition