What were the pivotal events of the Civil Rights Movement?I am doing research in order to do an essay for school. I think the 3 are the Birmmingham incident, MLK's assassanation, and the Voting...

What were the pivotal events of the Civil Rights Movement?

I am doing research in order to do an essay for school. I think the 3 are the Birmmingham incident, MLK's assassanation, and the Voting Rights Act

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The march on Washington is also a key event as that is where MLK presents his 'i have a dream' speech and there was thousands of supporters at the march which shows how popular the civil rights movement became