Civil Rights Achievements

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The civil rights movement has accomplished several achievements in the US history. Among their most important achievements were two laws passed by the congress. Although the Thirteen, Fourteen, and Fifteen Amendments were added to the US constitution following the civil war to guarantee African-American rights, they had never been fully enforced in several states. After the WWII, questions arose over the concept of “separate but equal” in public education. President John F. Kennedy unveiled on June 1963 plans pursue a comprehensive civil rights bill in congress. After his assassination, Lyndon B. Johnson took over and said in his first State of the Union address Let this session of Congress be known as the session which did more for
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