The Cold War and Freedom Struggle

Cold War/Civil Rights

1947-1991-Cold War, USA vs USSR

1945-United Nations

Repression and Surveillance of Black Activists

–1938-75-House Un-American Activities Committee

–1956-1971-Counter Intelligence Program, COINTELPRO/FBI

1954-Brown v. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas

1955-Afro-Asian Conference, Bandung, Indonesia, (also known as Bandung Conference)

–Montgomery Bus Boycott (1955-56)

1957-Ghana Independent

–Little Rock Arkansas, and the Little Rock Nine

1960-Nigeria Independent

–Student Sit-in Movement, Greensboro, NC