Lyndon Essay Topics

Presidents, Truman, Eisenhower, JFK and Johnson Civil Rights

Dwight D. Eisenhower (1953-1961) was cautious in his support for civil rights oDid not believe legislation and court decisions could change people’s minds oFelt Brown v. Board of Education served mostly to inflame segregationists oPursued instead a policy of desegregating Federal facilities and the DC school system •Southern politicians mistook Eisenhower’s caution, taking it as… View Article