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The Civil Rights Act Turns 50

On July 2, 1964, Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Civil Rights Acts. This legendary moment established equality under the law for all Americans.

07/02/2014

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Feb. 10: The Civil Rights Act Passed & President Obama Wins a GRAMMY

On Feb. 10, 1964, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Civil Rights Act of 1964 by a vote of 290 to 130 and President Barack Obama won a GRAMMY Award for Best Spoken Word Album.

02/10/2014

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