Download the App: Freedom Summer and the Civil Rights Act of 1964

The Center on Congress at Indiana University presents:

Freedom Summer and the Civil Rights Act of 1964

Freedom Summer and the Civil Rights Act of 1964 is an interactive learning module based on the Civil Rights Movement and civil rights legislation.

In Freedom Summer...

  • Players discover how events of the Civil Rights Movement and concurrent events in Congress impacted each other and the role that both Congress and individuals play in representative democracy.
  • Players are presented with a series of 20 historic events and are required to predict the consequences of each event.
  • Players learn about the individuals and officials that played pivotal roles in the Civil Rights Movement and the contentious Congressional debate.

Freedom Summer is a free download available for Mac, Windows, and iPad.


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