List and briefly explain the purpose of at least three Supreme Court cases that led to the segregation of schools and the establishment of the separate but equal doctrine after the passage of Plessy v. Ferguson – 1896.
List and briefly explain at least five Supreme Court decisions that show the evolution and direction of school desegregation after the passage of Brown v. Board of Education decision -1954. (20pts)
List and briefly explain the purpose of at least five Supreme Court decisions that show the direction that affirmative action has taken since the Bakke decision of 1978. Please cover the scope of the case into the mid 1990’s decade or so.
Trace the evolution and scope of voting rights cases since the passage of the Voting Rights Act of 1965.