Battles for racial equality began immediately after the emancipation of african-american slaves in 1865. Use historical events and examples from the textbook and the assigned primary documents, along with your outside research, to discuss the century of civil rights activism following reconstruction. What forms of sidcrimination did blacks experience in the us between the 1870s and 1960s? what organizations helped push for civil rights reform in this country during the 19th and 20th centuries? What different strategies did African American leaders employ? Should the civil rightsd movement of the 1950s and 1960s be considered a “Second Reconstruction”? why or why not?