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Unformatted text preview: racial injustice. OEO mandated loans for rural and small business development, established a working training program called the Jobs Corps, created Volunteers in Service to America, provided low wage jobs for young people, work study programs for college students and authorized the creation fo federally funded social programs to be planned in concert with local community groups. The Immigration Act of 1965 eliminated the national origin quotas established since the Immigration Act of 1924. The Fair Housing Act of 1968 eliminated redlining and it protected individuals from seller/landlord discrimination. The Civil Rights Act of 1964 fought against job discrimination and also barred discrimination based on sex. The Voting Rights Act of 1965 mandated federal involvement of local elections in the South and promised to strengthen the ongoing effort to end racial discrimination at the ballot box. It outlawed discriminatory tests....
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