Watch the documentary Eyes on the Prize until time mark 23.30. No need to go further.
Respond to the following questions: Why do you think the court ruled that the doctrine of “separate but
equal” had no place in the field of public education? Why was school desegregation so explosive? How can
a democracy ensure that it is not undermined by mob rule? What is the role of the federal government in
protecting the freedoms guaranteed to all American citizens when the state fails to do so? Respond to the
questions in the discussion. Cite three examples to support your answers.
*please watch – Eyes On The Prize (Part 2): Fighting Back 1957 1962 Americas Civil Rights Movement –
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*then answer the questions-you only have to watch the first 30 mins of the video