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American Studies
Course
AMH 2020
Professor
All Professors
Semester
Fall

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5Thetwentyorthirtyyearsafter1900areoftendescribedasalowpointinthestatusandtreatmentofblackpeopleintheUnitedStatesWhatweretheimportantstrategiesthatAfricanAmericansemployedtoresistwhitesupremacyandhoweffectiveweretheyHowdidthecompetingphilosophiesofWEBDuBoisandBookerTWashingtonplayoutPlesseyvFergusonseparatebutequalSharecroppingCivil War Reconstruction failed to assure the full rights of citizens to the freed slaves By the 1890s Ku Klux Klan terrorism lynchings racialsegregation laws and voting restrictions made a mockery of the rights guaranteed by the 13th 14th and 15th amendments which were passed after the Civil WarWhatweretheimportantstrategiesthatAfricanAmericansemployedtoresistwhitesupremacyandhoweffectiveweretheyDuringtheGreatMigrationblacksmovedfromthesouthtothenorthforeconomicopportunityandjobsavailabletoblacksbecauseoftheamountofjobsthatwereavailableduetoWW1DuetothewarthemigrationoflaborersfromEuropevirtuallyceasedwhilethewareffortresultedinamassivedemandforunskilledindustriallaborTheGreatMigrationbroughthundredsofthousandsofAfricanAmericanstocitieslikeChicagoPhiladelphiaDetroitandNewYorkNAACPWEBDuboischurchorganizationsandcreatingcommunityNewNegroMovementHarlemRenaissanceBackToAfricaMovementMarcusGarveyThistimeperiodistheNADIRofAfricanAmericanHistoryThenadirofAmericanracerelationswastheperiodinHistoryoftheSouthernUnitedStatesfromtheendofReconstructionin1877throughtheearly20thcenturywhenracisminthecountryisdeemedtohavebeenworsethaninanyotherperiodaftertheAmericanCivilWarDuringthisperiodAfricanAmericanslostmanycivilrightsgainsmadeduringReconstructionAntiblackviolencelynchingssegregationlegalracialdiscriminationandexpressionsofwhitesupremacyincreasedBooker T Washington Advocated accommodationdo things that will not piss of white people
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