Great Society legislation; included laws upholding civil rights, public broadcasting, medicare, medicaid, environmental protection, aid to education, and abolition of poverty.
Signed the Civil Rights Acts of 1964 and 1968 which outlawed most forms of racial segregation.
Appointed Thurgood Marshall as the first Black justice on the Supreme Court.
Created programs to combat poverty, such as: food stamps, Work Study, Medicare, and Medicaid.
Landing on the moon.
Increased troops in Vietnam.