Name of the book by Betty Friedan that discussed the frustration of many women in the 1950's and 1960's who felt they were restricted to their roles of mother and homemaker.
March on Washington
Gideon v. Wainwright
Civil Rights Act
This act made racial, religious, and sex discrimination by employers illegal and gave the government the power to enforce all laws governing civil rights, including desegregation of schools and public places.
Established by the Truman administration to contain Soviet influence to what it was at the end of World War II.
President Truman's policy of providing economic and military aid to any country threatened by communism or totalitarian ideology
A United States program of economic aid for the reconstruction of Europe