Lyndon B. Johnson Outlawed Discrimination

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Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Civil Rights Act of 1964 which outlawed discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. Johnson outlawed discrimination in public facilities and accommodations, encouraged desegregation of public education, and gave equal opportunities for employment and voting. In my opinion, Lyndon B. Johnson was a very successful president because many of his decisions had good consequences overall. Lyndon B. Johnson outlawed discrimination in public accommodations such as in hotels, restaurants, theaters, and other public areas. LBJ permitted suits to secure desegregation of certain public facilities. This ended the policy that races had to use different facilities like restrooms. Both decisions had
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