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Jim Crow laws - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Jim Crow laws were state and local laws enforcing racial segregation in the Southern United States. Enacted after the Reconstruction period, these laws continued in ...

The Rise and Fall of Jim Crow | PBS

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Jim Crow was not a person, yet affected the lives of millions of people. Named after a popular 19th-century minstrel song that stereotyped African Americans, "Jim ...

Jim Crow Laws

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Jim Crow Laws were statutes and ordinances established between 1874 and 1975 to separate the white and black races in the American South. In theory, it was to create ...

A Brief History of Jim Crow - Constitutional Rights Foundation

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A Brief History of Jim Crow “I can ride in first-class cars on the railroads and in the streets,” wrote journalist T. McCants Stewart. “I can stop in and drink ...

Jim Crow Museum: Origins of Jim Crow - Who was Jim Crow ...

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The name Jim Crow is often used to describe the segregation laws, rules, and customs which arose after Reconstruction ended in 1877 ...

The New Jim Crow - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness is a book by Michelle Alexander, a civil rights litigator and legal scholar. The book discusses race ...

Jim Crow Law legal definition of Jim Crow Law

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Jim Crow Laws. The Jim Crow Laws emerged in southern states after the U.S. Civil War. First enacted in the 1880s by lawmakers who were bitter about their loss to the ...

Jim Crow Museum: Origins of Jim Crow - Fer

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Jim Crow was the name of the racial caste system which operated primarily, but not exclusively in southern and border states, between ...

The Rise and Fall of Jim Crow. Jim Crow Stories | PBS

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The Jim Crow era was one of struggle -- not only for the victims of violence, discrimination, and poverty, but by those who worked to challenge (or promote ...

Jim Crow Laws - Martin Luther King Jr National Historic ...

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From the 1880s into the 1960s, a majority of American states enforced segregation through "Jim Crow" laws (so called after a black character in minstrel ...