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Monday, February 19
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After Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat,

a. she was arrested.
b. people began to boycott the buses.
c. the Civil Rights Movement worked to change city bus laws.
d. all of the above.

About the Podcast: 60-Second Civics is a daily podcast that provides a quick and convenient way for listeners to learn about our nation’s government, the Constitution, and our history. The podcast explores themes related to civics and government, the constitutional issues behind the headlines, and the people and ideas that formed our nation’s history and government.

60-Second Civics is produced by the Center for Civic Education. The show's content is primarily derived from the Center’s education for democracy curricula, including We the People: The Citizen and the Constitution, Foundations of Democracy, and Elements of Democracy.

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The theme music for 60-Second Civics is provided by Cheryl B. Engelhardt. You can find her online at cbemusic.com. The song featured on the podcast is Cheryl B. Engelhardt's "Complacent Pretending," which you purchase on iTunes, along with all of Cheryl's music.


60-Second Civics: Episode 3165, The Civil Rights Movement
Learn about Rosa Parks and other activists.
60-Second Civics: Episode 3164, Brown v. Board of Education
Learn about Brown v. Board of Education.
60-Second Civics: Episode 3163, Plessy v. Ferguson
Learn about Plessy v. Ferguson.
60-Second Civics: Episode 3162, Unfair Treatment of African Americans
Learn about segregation and discrimination in the United States.
60-Second Civics: Episode 3161, Voting in the States
Learn about the voting in America.
60-Second Civics: Episode 3160, Voting Age Lowered to Eighteen
Learn about the voting age in America.
60-Second Civics: Episode 3159, Native Americans Gain the Right to Vote
Learn about voting rights in America.
60-Second Civics: Episode 3158, Women's Struggle for the Right to Vote
Learn about voting rights in America.
60-Second Civics: Episode 3157, The Long Struggle for Voting Rights for African Americans
Learn about voting rights in America.
60-Second Civics: Episode 3156, The Right to Vote Denied to African Americans
Learn about voter suppression laws.
60-Second Civics: Episode 3155, Civil War Amendments
Learn about Civil War amendments.
60-Second Civics: Episode 3154, Dorr Rebellion
Learn about the Dorr Rebellion.
60-Second Civics: Episode 3153, The Right to Vote Severely Restricted in the Early Republic
Learn about the early right to vote.
60-Second Civics: Episode 3152, Religion in Public Education
Learn about religion in public education.
60-Second Civics: Episode 3151, Limits to Free Exercise of Religion
Learn about freedom of religion.
60-Second Civics: Episode 3150, Conflicts about Freedom of Religion
Learn about freedom of religion.
60-Second Civics: Episode 3149, Freedom of Religion
Learn about freedom of religion.
60-Second Civics: Episode 3148, Tinker v. Des Moines
Learn about Tinker v. Des Moines.
60-Second Civics: Episode 3147, Limits to Freedom of Expression
Learn about freedom of expression.
60-Second Civics: Episode 3146, How Freedom of Expression Benefits Democracy
Learn about freedom of expression.
60-Second Civics: Episode 3145, Two Benefits of Freedom of Expression
Learn about freedom of expression.
60-Second Civics: Episode 3144, Freedom of Expression
Learn about freedom of expression.
60-Second Civics: Episode 3143, How Supreme Court Justices Decide Cases
Learn about influences on Supreme Court justices.
60-Second Civics: Episode 3142, Modernism or Instrumentalism
Learn about the modernism method of interpreting the Constitution.
60-Second Civics: Episode 3141, Fundamental Principles
Learn about the fundamental principles method of Constitutional interpretation.