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Unformatted text preview: ? The Aftermath Why did the civil rights movement lose energy? What is affirmative action ? Regents of the University of California v. Bakke (1978) Recent actions and reactions to affirmative action? 3 Securing Rights for Hispanics The nature of civil rights for Hispanics includes issues such as language and citizenship. One of the key figures for Hispanics was Cesar Chavez . A growing Hispanic influence . Equal Rights for Women Nineteenth Amendment was ratified in 1920 guaranteeing the vote. The 1964 Civil Rights Act addressed gender discrimination. Title IX of the Higher Education Act Supreme Court rulings? The Rights of Other Groups Gradually, other groups are pressing for recognition of civil rights. Gay rights has been the most prominent. Lawrence v. Texas (2003) Same-sex marriage...
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