Jim Crow Laws And Discrimination

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Register to read the introduction… The Jim Crow laws have been used to enforce discrimination. Jim Crow was employed in the south just after the time of slavery. Some examples of Jim Crow laws are the segregation of public schools, public places, and public transportation, and the segregation of drinking from the water fountains, that were marked for whites and blacks. This such discrimination also entered into housing, bank lendings as well as job discrimination. African Americans were to be kept in their place by white intimidation. The Jim Crow laws made life hard for African Americans and prevented Afican African Americans from obtaining equality of

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