1. Civil Rights Movement: The Agony and the Ecstasy
The Agony and the Ecstasy: The Civil Rights Movement Throughout its history the United States has wrestled with civil rights issues. ... Winona LaDuke tells of more than 1,000 tailings and slag piles from uranium mines dumped in Native American Din land (3). ... Sharecropping was a feudal system in which landlords (whites) granted sharecroppers (blacks) land. The sharecroppers used this land to farm, and the crops paid for their landlords rent. ... The people from before the Civil Rights Movement were widely variegated in their beliefs and contributed to the turmoil that gave birth to t...
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- Approx Pages: 12
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- Grade Level: High School