What established the Fair Employment Practices Committee to lessen discrimination in employment?
The Civil Rights Act Of 1964
In his program of health care, President Lyndon Johnson secured establishment of what program for the elderly?
The American experience in the Tet Offensive led Lyndon Johnson to begin an effort to do what with the Communists?
To open peace negotiations
The Civil Rights Act of 1964: 1) outlawed racial segregation in public what? 2) outlawed racial discrimination in what? 3) protected the voting rights of who? 4) included what as an unacceptable basis for discrimination in hiring?
Facilities, employment, African Americans, gender
Who was the Soviet leader with whom both Dwight Eisenhower and John Kennedy had to deal with?
In contrast to Eisenhower, Kennedy's staff was heavily populated with what type of people?
Academia and intellectuals
What was the international oil organization most responsible for raising petroleum prices in the 1970s?
Jimmy Carter's most important foreign policy success in Latin America included what treaties?
The United States resumed relations with China because they believed it would force better relations with what country?
What scandal demonstrated the strength of America's basic governmental institutions?
The Watergate Scandal
The antimissile system based on the use of lasers and particle beams to destroy incoming missiles in outer space was called what?
The Reagan administration's policies in the Middle East and Central America reached a tragic convergence in what affair?
Did the Reagan administration's actions against the drug problem do very much to eradicate the problem?
As a reaction to the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan in 1979, President Carter proclaimed a U.S. boycott of what in Moscow in 1980?
In two terms as governor of California, what former actor displayed a natural ability as a political leader?
During the Reagan years, did the U.S. economy experience steadily declining interest rates after 1982?
What was the entitlement program that was the greatest offender of the growing budget deficits?
Reagan was able to please feminists with his appointment of whom to the Supreme Court?
Sandra Day O'Connor
Most of which President's time was taken up with the savings and loan problem and the budget deficit?
Immigration patterns changed and it was an important shift that occurred in American society during which decade?
Who was an individual that was a prominent evangelist and political conservative during the 1980s and he invited Catholics, Jews, Protestants, Mormons and other conservatives to join his Moral Majority?
The central tenet of Reagan's approach to foreign policy was the belief that what country was a deadly enemy that threatened the United States?