required citizens of a state to pay a special tax in order to vote
made "all persons born or naturalized in the United States" citizens of the country
Equal Protection of The Laws
part of the fourteenth amendment emphasizing that the laws must provide equivalent "protection" to all people.
Civil Rights Act Of 1964
outlawed discrimination in schools and employment on the basis of race, sex, or religion.
the right to vote
Banned states from denying African Americans the right to vote
Policies designed to protect people against arbitrary or discriminatory treatment by government officials or individuals