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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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, ...
Major Great Society Programs. War on Poverty: forty programs that were intended
to eliminate poverty by improving living conditions and enabling people to lift ...
THE GREAT SOCIETY When John Gardner became the Secretary of Health,
Education, and Welfare, he was joining President Lyndon Johnson not just as a ...
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 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.
Succeeding to the Presidency after JFK's death, LBJ's vision was to create a "
Great Society" for the American people.
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 ...