civil rights movement definition

  • noun:
    • motion in the usa starting in the 1960s and led primarily by Blacks in an effort to establish the civil-rights of individual black colored citizens
    • motion in the usa starting in the 1960s and led primarily by Blacks so that you can establish the civil-rights of specific black colored people

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