Social movements that changed society


Since the beginning of time, humans have been making change, this is obvious because the way we live now is significantly different than the way people lived even only 20 years ago. Social Movements are part of what has shaped society. Starting with the beginning of America, here is a timeline of significant some social movements. It is hard to pin point a specific date on many of these movements because like many other beliefs they build up over time. Many social movements are also without an end date, because they are still present in society today. If the entry on the timeline has an end date listed as 2015, it means the movement is still moving forward today. So here they are: social movements that have evoked change in society: