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Great Society - Wikipedia


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 ...

Lyndon Johnson's "Great Society" [ushistory.org]


This 1968 political cartoon captures the struggle of Lyndon B. Johnson's time as President. While Johnson dreamed of a "Great Society," his presidency was ...

LBJ Launches the Great Society - Heritage Foundation


With the nation still reeling from the assassination of John F. Kennedy, President Lyndon Johnson boldly proposed the Great Society, the latest stage in the ...

Evaluating the success of the Great Society - Washington Post


May 17, 2014 ... Evaluating the success of the Great Society. Lyndon B. Johnson's visionary set of legislation turns 50. In just under five years in the 1960s, ...

Great Society


Major Great Society Programs. War on Poverty: forty programs that were intended to eliminate poverty by improving living conditions and enabling people to lift ...

PBS - Thematic Window: The Great Society


THE GREAT SOCIETY When John Gardner became the Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare, he was joining President Lyndon Johnson not just as a ...

LBJ envisions a Great Society in his State of the Union address - Jan


On this day in History, L.B.J. envisions a Great Society in his State of the Union address on Jan 04, 1965. Learn more about what happened today on History.

Great Society Cider | Long Beach: Visit SoCal's first cider house


Great Society is SoCal's first all-cider pub with 20 taps of craft hard cider and mead, featuring a simple, hearty menu. Located in downtown Long Beach, CA.

Lyndon B. Johnson | whitehouse.gov


Succeeding to the Presidency after JFK's death, LBJ's vision was to create a " Great Society" for the American people.

Great Society - Digital History


A major feature of Johnson's Great Society was the "War on Poverty." The federal government raised the minimum wage and enacted programs to train poorer ...

Great Society
the goal of the Democratic Party under the leadership of President Lyndon B. Johnson, chiefly to enact domestic programs to improve education, provide medical care for the aged, and eliminate poverty.
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