The difference in the civil rights of blacks after the Second World War

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After the Second World War the black civil rights have legally improved but the does not stop the white race stop being racist. There was still discrimination between the two races. As there are not immediate black officials the white ones continue to discriminate as there is no one to put them into prison. Legally the black race should be treated as equals by the white race. Laws were made after the war forbidding segregation and discrimination, but these laws were not carried out. Some black people went to the north and received land there but surprisingly in my opinion most black people stayed in the south. They in the north got access to cars and to medium quality goods which they would not get before the war. And before the war there was supposedly less discrimination in the north than the south before the war. In that respect they were better off after the war than before it and they have more rights. However in the north there was evidence of private discrimination and prejudice. This is the down side of a black person going to the north. The reason of a black person going to the north is to escape the racism, but they could be going straight to it and they would not know until they have experienced it. All over the south racism was still going on. But this time it was going on illegally. There were riots in the north in places like Chicago, Detroit and New York. The white race had been angered at the ‘preferential treatment afforded to African Americans.’ Although there were riots against the well being for black people there were other groups who protested for black people. The Double V campaigned for hypocrisy of the discrimination in America and the segregated lines. The black race was not well represented until Adam Clayton Powell was elected into the House of Representatives in 1944. Also in the south most African Americans were given jobs with
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