Tag: 1964

The Civil Rights Act: 50 Years Later

On July 2, 1964, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed into law the Civil Rights Act. No, I don’t remember the day.

How LBJ and Republicans Passed the Civil Rights Act of 1964

July 2, 1964, U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Civil Rights Act of 1964 meant to prohibit segregation in public places.