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Race and Social Justice in U.S. History Terms List

 

1.  Great Awakening

2.  Mercantilism

3.  Declaration of Independence

4.  Constitution

5.  Checks & Balances

6.  Federal Naturalization Law of 1790

7.  Bill of Rights

8.  Amendments

9.  Judicial Review

10.  Missouri Compromise

11.  Trail of Tears

12.  Abolitionism

13.  Fugitive Slave Law

14.  Dred Scott Decision

15.  Gettysburg Address

16.  Emancipation Proclamation

17.  Sea Island Experiments

18.  Freedman’s Bureau

19.  Ku Klux Klan

20.  Fourteenth Amendment

21.  U.S. v. Reese

22.  Sharecropping

23.  Compromise of 1877

24.  Jim Crow

25.  “Birth of a Nation”

26.  Atlanta Compromise

27.  N.A.A.C.P.

28.  Social Darwinism

29.  Lewis Hine

30.  American Federation of Labor (AFL)

31.  Pullman Strike

32.  Exodusters

33.  Reservations

34.  Dawes Act

35.  Massacre at Wounded Knee

36.  Bonanza Farms

37.  Buffalo Bill

38.  Ethnic Communities

39.  Gentlemen’s Agreement

40.  Angel Island

41.  Settlement House

42.  Yellow Journalism

43.  Plessey vs. Ferguson

44.  Filipino War

45.  Roosevelt Corollary

46.  Panama Canal

47.  Anti-Imperialist League

48.  Eugenics

49.  Coal Strike of 1902 

50.  John Muir 

51.  Alice Paul

52.  Buchanan v. Warley

53.  Committee on Public Information

54.  League of Nations

55.  Daylight Savings Time

56.  Palmer Raids

57.  National Origins Act

58.  American Civil Liberties Union

59.  Flapper

60.  Rosewood

61.  Lost Generation

62.  Harlem Renaissance

63.  Scopes Monkey Trial

64.  Marcus Garvey

65.  Buck v. Bell

66.  Hoovervilles

67.  Bonus Army

68.  Eleanor Roosevelt

69.  Repatriation

70.  Wagner Act

71.  Southern Tenant Farmers Union

72.  WPA

73.  Demagogue

74.  Executive Order 8802

75.  Manhattan Project

76.  “Rosie the Riveter”

77.  Tuskegee Airmen

78.  Henry Kaiser

79.  Zoot Suit Riots

80.  West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette

81.  Korematsu vs.U.S. 

82.  Port Chicago

83.  HUAC

84.  Executive Order 9981

85.  Interstate Highway Act

86.  Brinkmanship

87.  Sputnik

88.  “I Love Lucy”

89.  GI Bill

90.  Beat Generation

91.  Doll Test

92.  Great Society

93.  Cuban Missile Crisis

94.  Peace Corps

95.  Alliance for Progress

96.  SCLC

97.  SNCC

98.  Civil Rights Act of 1964

99.  Freedom Summer

100.  Loving v. Virginia

101.  Malcolm X

102.  Black Power

103.  Cesar Chavez

104.  AIM

105.  Ho Chi Minh

106.  Ngo Dinh Diem

107.  Gulf of Tonkin Resolution

108.  “Summer of Love”

109.  Tet Offensive

110.  My Lai Massacre

111.  Pentagon Papers

112.  The Weather Underground

113.  Swann v. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education

114.  EPA

115.  Roe v. Wade

116.  University of California v. Baake

117.  Vietnamization

118.  War Powers Act

119.  Civil Liberties Act of 1988

120.  Jerry Falwell

121.  Americans With Disabilities Act

122.  Defense of Marriage Act