lyndon b. johnson

One of the Civil Rights Movement‘s most notable figures has come forward blasting recent claims that then-President Lyndon B. Johnson spearheaded the idea behind the…

In a recent op-ed,¬†Joseph A. Califano Jr., a top aide for President Lyndon B. Johnson found fault with how LBJ was portrayed in the Martin…

The Civil Rights Act of 1964 was signed into law by President Lyndon Baines Johnson (LBJ) on July 2, 1964. The¬†legislation was crafted by President…

On August 6, 1965, a piece of legislation was signed that outlawed discriminatory voting practices that had been the culprit for widespead suppression of African…