50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE CIVIL RIGHTS ACT

A comprehensive look at the Civil Rights Act of 1964, yesterday was the anniversary (I am behind). I am saddened we haven’t made more progress yet we should know our history and be aware of the fifty years that took us from ‘legal’ Jim Crow toward today. I hope you will take the time read.

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50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE CIVIL RIGHTS ACT

Presidential Proclamation — 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act

50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE CIVIL RIGHTS ACT

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BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

A PROCLAMATION

Few achievements have defined our national identity as distinctly or as powerfully as the passage of the Civil Rights Act. It transformed our understanding of justice, equality, and democracy and advanced our long journey toward a more perfect Union. It helped bring an end to the Jim Crow era, banning discrimination in public places; prohibiting employment discrimination on the basis of race, color…

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Comments

  1. If you ask me, Val, 1964 was a year of many milestones and this one is one of the biggest. They say things happen for a reason. We need LBJ to become president so he could accomplish this. Who would’ve thought…

  2. Dear Val, wishing you a great 4th of July… Maybe you and your readers may be interested to read this link I came across today…… This does not surprise me in the least as I always knew this was happening but seems we will learn more soon..

    http://www.tomheneghanbriefings.com/

    In love and in light… Sue xox

  3. I enjoyed reading about the Women’s Rights section, including the part about Martha Griffiths. Perfect reblog with July 4th so close by now.

  4. I love you, I mean I love your blog work.
    ~♥~ ʚ(ˆ◡ˆ)ɞ ~♥~

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