"The Color Line is Broken"!
"15th Amendment." 15th Amendment. N.p., 2013. Web. 17 Mar. 2014. <http://kids.laws.com/15th-amendment>.
*Protects the rights of Americans to vote for their leaders and vote in elections
* Any American cannot be denied the right to vote based on race, color or being an ex-slave
*Allows African Americans to be elected in public office
* In office, they can make laws that provided schools for children and allow people of different races to get married