Ch. 28 ID - Trevor Grabhorn 4-16-11 Period 2...

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Trevor Grabhorn 4-16-11 Period 2 Identifications Clean Air Act , 1963 – limited the use of harmful products to the ozone/air. Bay of Pigs invasion and Cuban missile crisis – USSR placed nuclear missiles in Cuba and threats were made against the US . American Indian Movement (AIM) – organized march on the Wounded Knee Anniversary J. Edgar Hoover and the FBI – secret covert operation; non-presidential approval Great Society – LBJ’s domestic policies Peace Corps – (Sergeant Shriver) helped developing nations. Economic Opportunity Act (Job Corps), VISTA, Head Start ) and war on poverty LBJ was determined to fight poverty and these problems were the crisis. Robert Weaver and the Department of Housing and Urban Development – new cabinent position; manage housing and land use. Greensboro and other sit-ins, 1960-1961 – sat at “Whites Only” counters (Blacks) Barry Goldwater – Republican nominee against LBJ. Civil Rights Act
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This note was uploaded on 07/29/2011 for the course ECON 101 taught by Professor Smith during the Spring '10 term at Baltimore City.

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Ch. 28 ID - Trevor Grabhorn 4-16-11 Period 2...

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