TITLE

50th Anniversary: Passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964

AUTHOR(S)
Bayliss, Deborah
PUB. DATE
April 2014
SOURCE
Chicago Citizen - South End Edition;4/16/2014, Vol. 47 Issue 11, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the three-day Civil Rights Summit held at the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential library, Texas to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Bill's passage and to honor the legacy of the former U.S. president Lyndon B. Johnson. Topics discussed include the challenges faced by him in the civil Rights Bill passage and his works for minorities. The symposium featured U.S. president Barack Obama along with former presidents Jimmy Carter and Bill Clinton.
ACCESSION #
95834115

 

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