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The Civil Rights Act, Almost 50 Years Old

File:Lyndon Johnson signing Civil Rights Act, July 2, 1964.jpg

A moment to remember: LBJ signs the Civil Rights Act of 1964; the fiftieth anniversary of the momentous event occurs July 2. What courage and determination it took to rid the United States of segregation!

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PhotoPresident Lyndon B. Johnson signs the 1964 Civil Rights Act as Martin Luther King, Jr., and others, look on. Author: Cecil Stoughton, White House Press Office (WHPO). WikiCmns; Public Domain.

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