Describe the prosperity of the 1950s
Describe the prosperity of the 1950s. What changes did Americans encounter after the war? How did many Americans, such as Vice President Richard Nixon, see their prosperity in relation to the rest of the world. How and why did some Americans challenge the status quo of the 1950s? What did the Supreme Court rule in Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka in 1954? How did many white Americans react to this ruling? How did the United States government enforce the integration of public schools? Finally, when he ran for president in 1960, how did John F. Kennedy reassure Americans about his Catholic faith and the separation of church and state? Use specifics/direct quotes from these primary sources!