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In 1955, the Montgomery Bus Boycott began after the arrest of Rosa Parks and was led by Dr. Cold War tensions rose early in the decade with the Cuban Missile Crisis in 1962, bringing the world to the brink of nuclear war. became a national figure of the Civil Rights Movement, delivering his famous "I Have A Dream" speech in 1963.
Martin Luther King Jr., it ended in 1956 after securing another important Supreme Court win. The 1960s were a time of great societal upheaval and political uncertainty. JFK was assassinated in 1963 and was succeeded by Lyndon B. Under LBJ, the Vietnam War was escalated and anti-war protests sprang up across the country. Much progress was made for Civil Rights with the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the 1965 Voting Rights Act, appointment of Thurgood Marshall to the Supreme Court in 1967, and the Civil Rights Act of 1968.
By 1975 the United States had pulled out of Vietnam.
In 1973 OAPEC (Organization of Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries) placed an oil embargo on the United States leading to fuel shortages and inflation and although the embargo ended in 1974, its effects permeated much of the rest of the decade.
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With the creation of the United States just prior to the turn of the century (the U. Constitution became effective in 1791), the 1800s saw much of the modern Western world establish itself. doubled its size in 1803 with the Louisiana Purchase, and by the early to mid-1800s the development of the steam engine became the catalyst for the Industrial Revolution.
Germany became outwardly aggressive as well, continually violating the terms of the Treaty of Versailles, annexing Austria in 1938 and invading Poland in 1939.
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Mass manufacturing of consumer goods transformed the way people lived their lives and more leisure time meant that the consumption of entertainment increased. Roosevelt as the President in 1932 and throughout the decade his administration implemented many socialist reforms, known as the New Deal, to help bring the nation out of the depression.
The newly invented automobile and newly developed mass transportation systems like subways, trams, and rail, meant that traveling became easier. economy into the Great Depression, joining much of the rest of the world that had already been plunged into economic chaos. Prohibition ended in 1933 with the ratification of the 21st Amendment.