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Why was the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965 necessary?
It opened the borders for immigration and boosted the workforce
From his time in Congress, Johnson was known for his skills in what?
The Warren Commission concluded that
That JFK’s assassin was a lone killer
What injustice did the Equal Pay Act attack?
wages for working men and women
What did President Kennedy’s domestic agenda primarily fight?
As a result of the Nuclear Test Ban Treaty,
the soviets gave some of their missiles to Cuba
As the result of the Cuban missile crisis, what happened to Khrushchev in his own country?
Khrushchev loss most of his power
The Alliance for Progress provided what kind of assistance to Latin American countries?
It provided economic assistance
The Warren Court often made rulings that…
aided civil rights, civil liberties, voting rights, and personal privacy
What was one result of the Great Society on the underprivileged?
it lowered poverty and developed the US industrially
Which group (or area) benefited from the Elementary and Secondary Education Act?
The purpose of the Civil Rights Act was to…
end discrimination in voting, education, and public accommodations
The Warren Commission determined what about the assassination?
that Oswald was a lone killer
After the assassination, President Kennedy was succeeded by whom?
What effect did the Cold War have on the American space program?
it increased the tension slightly between the Soviet Union and the US
How did President Kennedy initially approach civil rights policies?
he made a timid approach towards civil rights
One component of President Kennedy’s New Frontier that was appealing to minorities was what?
the tax cuts on the middle-class
Kennedy prevented completion of missile bases in Cuba by approving a what?
blockade around the island
The Bay of Pigs invasion was an attempt to overthrow who?
What was the outcome of the Alliance for Progress?
Kennedy’s military policies encouraged, more funding for what?
defense on the home front
physical manifestation of Germany’s political division
The Berlin Wall
military strategy relying on both traditional and specialized units
revolutionary leader who instituted a communist regime in Cuba
President Kennedy’s vision for America
Kennedy’s New Frontier
program to provide basic health care to poor and disabled Americans
President Johnson’s social welfare plan
group that investigated Kennedy’s assassination
legislation that banned discrimination based on race or sex
Civil Rights Act
strategy used by President Kennedy to improve the economy
John F. Kennedy’s opponent in 1960
Richard M. Nixon