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Women's Rights

Tx Equal Suffrage Association

1893 - 1920

Oveta Hobby

1905 - 1995

Jane Mccullum

1915 - 1957

Started Politics

19th Amendment

1920

Mexican American Rights

Poll Tax

1902 - 1964

this population was not represented equally was due to the 1902 poll tax amendment.

GI Forum

1948

organized to improve the veterans’ benefits and medical attention for them

African American Rights

NAACP

February 12, 1909

work toward stopping forced segregation and ending race violence.

CORE

1961

this population was not represented equally was due to the 1902 poll tax amendment

Voting Rights Act

1964 - 1965

outlawed major forms of discrimination against racial, ethnic, national and religious minorities, and women

Civil Rights Act

1965