Your task for this week’s discussion is to read the required resources (attached) and then research and locate at least three other legitimate academic sources appropriate to an upper-level course (e-books, monographs, journal articles, etc.–no encyclopedias or introductory American history websites such as History.com). Your Initial Post should be approximately 500-800 words in length, which is equal to about 1-2 double-spaced pages in 12-point font. Read the course materials for the week (attached), conduct your research for at least 3 outside academic sources, and then participate in the discussion by addressing the following question: The Civil Rights Movement entered a new era after the early 1970s as did the nation as a whole. How has the struggle for African Americans to achieve equality and freedom continued since the 1970s? What forms of resistance to the gains of civil rights movement have emerged?