Race relations 1950's

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JIM CROW LAWS- a set of racist laws made in southern of states of america. This sedrigated the blacks from the whites and made the blacks live worse life's than whites.

KU KLUX KLAN- a set of racist whites people who killed and terrored black people. Famous members include Truman. Famous cases are Emit Hill who was a northern school boy who made a cheeky comment to a women in a shop whose husband was part of the kkk. The kkk then came and got Emit and beat him till he was unrecognisable as he mother only recommended him by a bracelet. She had an open case funeral and invited the press as Northern America was less racist and it showed the divide. The kkk who said they didn't do it at…


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