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Voting Rights Act of 1965 - Definition - US Politics on About.com
The Voting Rights Act of 1965 is a key component of the civil rights movement that seeks to enforce the Constitution's guarantee of every American's right to vote ...
http://uspolitics.about.com/od/supremecourt/a/The-Voting-Rights-Act.htm
Civil Rights Legislation, Supreme Court Cases & Activities
Voting Rights Act (1965) - Probably the most successful congressional civil rights legislation. This truly guaranteed what had been promised in the 15th ...
http://americanhistory.about.com/od/civilrights/a/civilrights1.htm
Timeline of the Civil Rights Movement, 1965-1969
On August 6, President Lyndon B. Johnson signs the Voting Rights Act into law, which illegalizes discriminatory voting requirements, like requiring a literacy test ...
http://afroamhistory.about.com/od/timelines/a/timelinelate60s.htm
US Civil Rights Act - 1964 - Title 1 - US Politics on About.com
TITLE I--VOTING RIGHTS SEC. 101. Section 2004 of the Revised Statutes (42 U.S.C. 1971), as amended by section 131 of the Civil Rights Act of 1957 (71 Stat.
http://uspolitics.about.com/od/usgovernment/l/bl_civil_rights_act_1.htm
DC Voting Rights Act - Conservative Politics and Perspectives
One of the top agenda items for a liberal Congress and a liberal president is broadening its base of power. The DC Voting Rights Act helps Democrats do just  ...
http://usconservatives.about.com/od/campaignselections/qt/LibBill1.htm
The Civil Rights Act of 1964 - African-American History - About.com
When Plessy's case went before the Supreme Court, the justices decided that Louisiana's Separate Car Act was constitutional by a vote of 7 to 1. As long as ...
http://afroamhistory.about.com/od/civilrightsstruggle1/a/CivilRightAct1964.htm
US Civil Rights Act - 1964 - US Politics on About.com
Text of the US Civil Rights Act - 1964. ... To enforce the constitutional right to vote, to confer jurisdiction upon the district courts of the United States to provide ...
http://uspolitics.about.com/od/usgovernment/a/civilRights_act.htm
Black Voting Rights to Expire? - Urban Legends
Dec 2, 1998 ... Forwarded email rumor claims that black voting rights in the U.S. are due to expire along with the Voting Rights Act of 1965.
http://urbanlegends.about.com/library/weekly/aa120298.htm
Civil Rights - African-American History - About.com
The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom is credited with pushing the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Voting Rights Act of 1965 into law. Profile: Ella ...
http://afroamhistory.about.com/od/civilrightsstruggle1/
Jim Crow and Voting Rights Act - Political Cartoon
Jim Crow and Voting Rights Act. - Copyright 2013 Universal Press Syndicate. Cartoons for the Week of June 23-29, 2013. Copyright 2013 Universal Press ...
http://politicalhumor.about.com/od/politicalcartoons/ig/Political-Cartoons/Jim-Crow-and-Voting-Rights-Act.htm
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