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PBS: Video: NewsHour: Gwen Ifill: How the Civil Rights Act Opened the Door to the American Dream

The New Democrat on Facebook The New Democrat on Twitter This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger The civil rights acts literally opened the public business domain to all citizens.  It said that if you are … Continue reading

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New America Foundation: Video: The Shot: Reniqua Allen: Civil Rights in Present Day

Erik Schneider on Google+ The New Democrat on Facebook The New Democrat on Twitter This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger The 1968 Fair Housing Law was one of the best acts of the civil rights … Continue reading

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The Big Picture: Thom Hartmann- Time For Congress to Regulate The Supreme Court Clan!

This piece was originally posted at FRS FreeStates Plus This is why I have a hard time respecting a lot of the arguments of todays so-called Progressives, that I call Social Democrats. Because they are so short-sided and go off … Continue reading

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Thom Hartmann: Video: Caller: The Civil Rights Act Was Passed by Republicans: The GOP Legacy on Civil Rights

. This post was originally posted at FreeStatePlus on WordPress Up until the last fifteen years or so the Republican Party had a long proud history on Civil Rights. Thanks to moderate and progressive Republicans like Nelson Rockefeller and classical … Continue reading

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James Miller Center: Video: The Legacy of President Lyndon B. Johnson

Derik Schneider on Google+ The New Democrat on Facebook The New Democrat on Twitter This post was originally posted at FRS FreeStates on Blogger Lyndon Johnson’s Presidency is remembered for the Vietnam War and the miss-handling of it but that’s … Continue reading

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