Consists of four questions that you will need to respond to in essay format. You may use your notes and powerpoints from previous lectures. Make sure you read the essay prompts and respond to everything that is asked.
1. Explain how systematic inequality shaped the lives of African Americans. How did the response differ depending on race? Be sure to use specific terms and examples discussed in previous lectures.
2. Explain how World War II caused the second great migration and what role the cold war played on the federal response to the civil rights movement.
3. We have studied 5 different Civil Rights organizations. Which one do you Identify with and why? Give specific examples to explain why the organization you selected was more relatable to you. (SNCC, CORE, SCLC)
4. Explain the core objectives along with the strengths and weaknesses of the Civil Rights and Black Power Movements. What core lesson(s) have you learned from studying these movements?