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Unformatted text preview: owned by white men who hired Mexicans for cheap labor Triple depression: gender, class, and race Native American were the poorest groups Environmentalism now was prominent Kennedys main goal was foreign policy LBJ was born a poor Texan his goal was to end poverty He pushed lots of legislation to end poverty and want to further the legacy of the New Deal and JFK His legacy was however overshadowed by Vietnam (Ike however got us involved in it) LBJ lowered the requirements to join the military (Project 100,000) Other Discussions: Tuesday = same room Thursday = HSSB 1237...
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