Presentation on theme: "Raisin in the Sun’s relation to Civil Rights Michael Holland."— Presentation transcript:
Raisin in the Sun’s relation to Civil Rights Michael Holland
Civil Rights Groups in the 1960’s Black Panthers -Rebellious black political rights group. -Founded Octpber1966 by Bobby Seale & Huey Newton -Demanded black rights Full Employment Decent education and housing Youngers moved into a white neighborhood.
Civil Rights Leaders in the 1960’s John F. Kennedy -Made laws to end segregation Martin Luther King Jr. -Peace, Equality, Blacks whites together -Led marches, boycotts, gave speeches Bennie trying to be a Dr.
My Background Pretty much black, Dad’s grand mom is white No customs Culture unrelated to identity -Personality doesn't reflect on culture Race means everything in the play
My goals Football player -Easy money U.S. Marshall -Dad told me stories Get paid 6 figures -Enough money to live a great life I will try but won't obsess