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Unformatted text preview: National Welfare Rights Organization - people used to be hesitant to collect welfare, but they changed this and 90% of people eligable began claiming welfare, Feminist Movement - start fighting for equal pay and work, maternity leave, Gay Rights: Stonewall - known gay places were subjected to police and other hurassment before, most gays stayed in the closet, but now they start coming out of the closet and demanding their rights, stonewall was a gay bar in NYC and it was raided by the police, this time they fought back though, Multiculturalism - before it was expected for immigrants to learn english and become american, Immigration Act of 1965 Diversity - maybe we should celebrate diversity, maybe thats what america is about, diversity becomes to be seen as a good thing in america, Chicano Movement: "Brown Power"...
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This note was uploaded on 09/18/2011 for the course HIS 39271 taught by Professor Annemartinez during the Spring '10 term at University of Texas at Austin.
- Spring '10