Stratification: A structure of social inequality, similar to layered rocks.
The wealthiest 1% of families hold more wealth than the bottom 90% combined.
Civil Rights Movement (1950s-1960s)
Jim Crow: Segregation laws between blacks and whites that were primarily but not exclusively in
It challenged the legal basis of discrimination
Used passive resistance and civil disobedience (The act of passively refusing to obey unjust laws)
Martin Luther King
Believed in opposing unjust laws in a peaceful fashion. This mobilize