The Great Society was a set of domestic programs in the United States launched
by Democratic President Lyndon B. Johnson in 1964–65. The main goal was the
elimination of poverty and racial inj...
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This Great Society, Johnson proclaims, is no “finished work” but “a challenge ...
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Johnson's Great Society was a progressive reform program that placed the
federal government in a position of central responsibility in addressing the
problems of poverty, ... domestic program, as did the increasingly radical protest
Believing that problems of housing, income, employment, and health were
ultimately ... A major feature of Johnson's Great Society was the "War on Poverty.
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ever waged on the special problems facing poor and disadvantaged families.
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