Plessy Vs Ferguson for Dickerson Mac and Caputo
Back Ground.The Constitution of the United States is the supreme law of the United States of America
It is the law of our country.
Amendments: There have been changes to the Constitution in the time since it was written and put into effect on September 17th 1787. These changes are called amendments. An amendment is a change to the original constitution. An amendment must be proposed by two thirds of the Congress to be considered and needs three fourths of the Congress to vote in favor of the change to take effect.
Amendments ending slavery and establishing citizenship for ex slaves.
What was the 13th Amendment? Freed the slaves in the United states.
What was the 14th Amendment? Gave ex-slaves their rights as United States Citizens
What was the 15th Amendment? Guaranteed the right to vote to all male exslaves
What was this case about? What happened that led to the Supreme Court Case?
Tell what happened in this Supreme court Case and what it meant for civil rights?
Discuss the concept of “separate but equal”?