Why was the Civil Rights Act of 1964 crucial for addressing discrimination in the US and in your opinion has it had any major impact in that regard

WEEK 11 DISCUSSION: CIVIL RIGHTS ACTS OF 1964 AND 1991

Why was the Civil Rights Act of 1964 crucial for addressing discrimination in the US and has it had any major impact in that regard

Please write a response to ONE of the two questions below. Word Count: 250. Show WORD COUNT. Please note due date

1) Why was the Civil Rights Act of 1964 crucial for addressing discrimination in the US and in your opinion has it had any major impact in that regard? How so? What are some examples?

2) What were the socio-economic and political conditions that gave rise to the Civil Rights Act of 1991 and what impact if any  gleaned from your research have they had on discrimination in the workplace. Are you satisfied with the Act?

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