Civil rights J F Kennedy

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1. What did the Birmingham campaign force Kennedy to do?

  • Withdraw proposal of civil rights act
  • decisive leadership and fulfil his promises of a civil rights act
  • consider communicating more with MLK
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2. What was a symbolic early move of Kennedy's?

  • appointed 5 black judges to federal court
  • appoint 7 black judges to federal court
  • appoint 3 black judges to federal court

3. what did he promise?

  • a civil rights act to desegregate schools
  • Civil rights act to end seegregation
  • a civil rights act to stop employment discrimination

4. How did Kennedy show his sympathy towards AA?

  • By seeing MLK in Prison
  • By ringing up MLK's Wife
  • By talking to AAs face to face

5. what did the Committee on equal employment opportunities do?

  • eqaul employment opportunities who worked for the federal gov
  • equal employment opportunities for people of any race in USA
  • Equal employment opportunities for AA graduates


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