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Friday, 8 February 2013
BLACK SOCIAL HISTORY: THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENTS - 1950 - 1960.
The Civil Rights Movement, was a worldwide political movement for Equality before the Law occurring between approximately from 1950 to 1980. In many situations it took the form of campaigns of civil resistance aimed at achieving change by violent forms of resistance. In some situations it was accompanied or followed by civil unrest and armed rebellion. The process was long and tenuous in many countries and many of the movements did not fully achieve there goals although the efforts of these movements did lead to improvements in the legal rights of previously oppressed groups of people.