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Democracy Studies Weekly-Week 23: The Great Society
Texas
Kennedy
Great Society
Vietnam
the state where Lyndon Johnson was born
the president who was assassinated in 1963
the program of social change created by Johnson
the country where Americans were fighting in a war in the 196…
Texas
the state where Lyndon Johnson was born
Kennedy
the president who was assassinated in 1963
18 terms
History/The New Frontier and the Great Society Study Guide
JFK cabinet nickname
JFK Attorney General
Medicare
Medicaid
the best and the brightest
JFK's brother Robbert Kennedy
provided hospital insurance and low cost medical insurance fo…
extended health insurance to welfare recipients
JFK cabinet nickname
the best and the brightest
JFK Attorney General
JFK's brother Robbert Kennedy
25 terms
The Great Society
Peace Corp
Cuban Missile Crises
Great Society
Medicare
(JFK) , volunteers who help third world nations and prevent t…
Cuba decides to buy nuclear weapons from the Soviet Union aft…
..., 1964, LBJ's policies of fighting poverty and racial inju…
(LBJ) 1965 , a federal program of health insurance for person…
Peace Corp
(JFK) , volunteers who help third world nations and prevent t…
Cuban Missile Crises
Cuba decides to buy nuclear weapons from the Soviet Union aft…
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New Frontier/Great Society Study cards.
Fidel Castro
Bay of Pigs
Cuban Missile Crisis
Berlin Wall
Cuban politician and revolutionary who governed the Republic…
An usefulness invasion of Cuba by Cuban exiles, supported by…
A confrontation between the United States and the Soviet Unio…
Fortified concrete and wire barrier that separated East and W…
Fidel Castro
Cuban politician and revolutionary who governed the Republic…
Bay of Pigs
An usefulness invasion of Cuba by Cuban exiles, supported by…
12 terms
Great Society
HUD
Job Corps
Nat'l Endowment for the Arts
Rachel Carson
Created originally to address housing shortages
Offers employment training to disadvantaged youths
Supplies funding for public radio/tv (like Sesame Street)
Author of Silent Spring (pushed gov't to investigate water po…
HUD
Created originally to address housing shortages
Job Corps
Offers employment training to disadvantaged youths
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The Great Society
consensus
war on poverty
VISTA
Great Society
general agreement
a program announced by President Johnson to fight poverty in…
a Great Society program in which young people were put to wor…
the domestic programs and goals of President Johnson's admini…
consensus
general agreement
war on poverty
a program announced by President Johnson to fight poverty in…
12 terms
Great Society
HUD
Job Corps
Nat'l Endowment for the Arts
Rachel Carson
Created originally to address housing shortages
Offers employment training to disadvantaged youths
Supplies funding for public radio/tv (like Sesame Street)
Author of Silent Spring (pushed gov't to investigate water po…
HUD
Created originally to address housing shortages
Job Corps
Offers employment training to disadvantaged youths
10 terms
Great Society
Consensus
Economic Opportunity Act
VISTA
Great Society
general agreement
established a wide range of programs aimed at creating jobs a…
Volunteers in Service to America, domestic Peace Corps
LBJ's Domestic Policy
Consensus
general agreement
Economic Opportunity Act
established a wide range of programs aimed at creating jobs a…
New Frontier/Great Society Study Guide
Fidel Castro
Bay of Pigs
Cuban Missile Crisis
Berlin Wall
Leader of Cuba
Invasion between Cuba, USA, and Soviet Union and military fai…
Conflict between Russia and USA in Cuba when Russia wanted mi…
Barrier between East and West Berlin
Fidel Castro
Leader of Cuba
Bay of Pigs
Invasion between Cuba, USA, and Soviet Union and military fai…
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New Frontier/Great Society Study Guide
Fidel Castro
Bay of Pigs
Cuban Missile Crisis
Berlin Wall
The leader of Cuba, politician and revolutionary.
(April 17, 1961) The CIA trained Cuban exiles for an evasion…
Conflict between the Soviet Union and the U.S. in 1963. Russi…
A concrete wall that separated East and West Berlin (1961-198…
Fidel Castro
The leader of Cuba, politician and revolutionary.
Bay of Pigs
(April 17, 1961) The CIA trained Cuban exiles for an evasion…
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New Frontier/ Great Society Study Guide
Fidel Castro
Bay of Pigs
Cuban Missile Crisis
Berlin Wall
Communist Dictator of Cuba
President Kennedy had the CIA train Cuban exiles for a invasi…
The Russians moved and constructed missiles in Cuba and didn'…
A wall separating East and West Berlin. The wall was construc…
Fidel Castro
Communist Dictator of Cuba
Bay of Pigs
President Kennedy had the CIA train Cuban exiles for a invasi…
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New Frontier/ Great Society Study Guide
Fidel Castro
Bay of Pigs
Cuban Missile Crisis
Berlin Wall
openly declared himself a communist and welcomed aid from sov…
president Eisenhower gave the CIA permission to secretly trai…
Castro had a powerful ally in Moscow
A concrete wall topped with barbed wire that served the city
Fidel Castro
openly declared himself a communist and welcomed aid from sov…
Bay of Pigs
president Eisenhower gave the CIA permission to secretly trai…
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New Frontier & Great Society Study Guide
new frontier
warren court reforms
reapportionment
due process
JFK's plan, supports civil rights, pushes for a space program…
banned prayer in public schools, limited the power of communi…
representative districts are switched according to population…
(law) the administration of justice according to established…
new frontier
JFK's plan, supports civil rights, pushes for a space program…
warren court reforms
banned prayer in public schools, limited the power of communi…
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The New Frontier and Great Society Study Guide
1. Some concerns were raised when John…
2. John F. Kennedy and Richard Nixon w…
3. What did Kennedy mean by the phrase…
4. Name given to Kennedy's white house…
Catholic
Debate on TV
American should not want their country to provide for them, t…
Camelot
1. Some concerns were raised when John…
Catholic
2. John F. Kennedy and Richard Nixon w…
Debate on TV
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NEW FRONTIER TO GREAT SOCIETY STUDY QUESTIONS
Executive Order 11063
Freedom Riders
Veterans Administration (VA)
Plan for Progress
banned discrimination based on sex or race in federally funde…
were civil rights activists who rode interstate buses into th…
created to support veterans in their time after service by pr…
the nation's economic, political, and social strategy to set…
Executive Order 11063
banned discrimination based on sex or race in federally funde…
Freedom Riders
were civil rights activists who rode interstate buses into th…
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Social Studies 10th- The New Frontier and The Great Society
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Richard Nixon
Richard Nixon
Election of 1960 Democrat and Rebublican
(Democrat) Massachusetts Senator- "get America moving again"-…
(Republican) Vice President of the U.S.
Used TV successfully to give his "Checkers" speech and had gr…
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Election of 1960 Democrat and Rebublican
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
(Democrat) Massachusetts Senator- "get America moving again"-…
8 terms
Great Society
Lyndon B Johnson
Great Society
War on Poverty
Medicare
President after JFK. Signed the civil rights act of 1964 into…
President Johnson called his version of the Democratic reform…
President Lyndon B. Johnson's program in the 1960's to provid…
A federal program of health insurance for persons 65 years of…
Lyndon B Johnson
President after JFK. Signed the civil rights act of 1964 into…
Great Society
President Johnson called his version of the Democratic reform…
28 terms
Great Society
Civil Rights Act
Voting Rights Act
Economic Opportunity Act
Office of Economic Opportunity
1964
1965
1964
OEO, part of Economic Opportunity Act
Civil Rights Act
1964
Voting Rights Act
1965
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Kennedy, Great Society and Vietnam Study Guide
LBJ contributions to the Great Society
what is the Great Society
how did the US get into Veitnam
why did the US fight in the Vietnam war
against poverty
rests on the abundance and liberty
aided Diem's government
to stop the spread of communism
LBJ contributions to the Great Society
against poverty
what is the Great Society
rests on the abundance and liberty
13 terms
New Frontier/Great Society Study Guide
Fidel Castro
Bay of Pigs
Cuban Missile Crisis
Berlin Wall
Communist leader of Cuba
Failed invasion by the U.S. on Cuba
Russia put missiles in Cuba which almost caused WWIII involvi…
Wall splitting Berlin into half democracy and half communist
Fidel Castro
Communist leader of Cuba
Bay of Pigs
Failed invasion by the U.S. on Cuba
13 terms
New Frontier/ Great Society Study Guide
Fidel Castro
Bay of Pigs
Cuban Missile Crisis
Berlin Wall
Cuban politician who governed the rebublic of Cuba
Failed battle by the military invasion of Cuba
13 day confrontation between the US and the Soviet Union
Wall the separated East and West Berlin
Fidel Castro
Cuban politician who governed the rebublic of Cuba
Bay of Pigs
Failed battle by the military invasion of Cuba
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New Frontier/Great Society Study Guide
Fidel Castro
Bay of Pigs
Cuban Missle Crisis
Berlin Wall
Cuban Dictator
CIA trained Cuban exiles for an invasion of Cuba.
Found nuclear missiles in Cuba. We threatened Cuba.
Concrete wall that separated East and West Berlin.
Fidel Castro
Cuban Dictator
Bay of Pigs
CIA trained Cuban exiles for an invasion of Cuba.
13 terms
New Frontier/Great Society Study Guide
Fidel Castro
Bay of pigs
Cuban Missile Crisis
Berlin Wall
Communist leader of Cuba
invasion on Cuba by the us which resulted in a loss
Cuba was given nuclear weapons and caused panic in the White…
Wall that split Berlin in 2
Fidel Castro
Communist leader of Cuba
Bay of pigs
invasion on Cuba by the us which resulted in a loss
New Frontier/Great Society Study Guide
Fidel Castro
Bay Of Pigs
Cuban Missile Crisis
Berlin Wall
Leader of Cuba
Failed invasion of Cuba by the CIA using cuban refugee
Soviet missiles spotted in Cuba, U.S. launches campaign to ge…
Concrete wall that separated East and West Berlin
Fidel Castro
Leader of Cuba
Bay Of Pigs
Failed invasion of Cuba by the CIA using cuban refugee
13 terms
New Frontier/Great Society Study Guide
Fidel Castro
Bay of Pigs
Cuban Missile Crisis
Berlin Wall
Communist leader of Cuba
Invasion on Cuba that failed
Cuba was given nuclear missiles which caused panic in the whi…
Concrete wall that severed Berlin in two
Fidel Castro
Communist leader of Cuba
Bay of Pigs
Invasion on Cuba that failed
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New Frontier/Great Society Study Guide
Fidel Castro
Bay of Pigs
Cuban Missile Crisis
Berlin Wall
Cuban politician and revolutionary who governed the republic…
Unsuccessful invasion of Cuba by Cuban exiles, supported by t…
A confrontation between the U.S and Soviet Union in 1962 over…
A concrete wall that separated East and West Berlin from 1961…
Fidel Castro
Cuban politician and revolutionary who governed the republic…
Bay of Pigs
Unsuccessful invasion of Cuba by Cuban exiles, supported by t…
13 terms
New Frontier/Great Society Study Guide
What was Lyndon B. Johnson's plans to…
What organization formally investigate…
What man was Cuba's leader during Eise…
Who Became the leader of the Soviet Un…
Great Society
Warren Commission
Fidel Castro
Nikita Khrushchev
What was Lyndon B. Johnson's plans to…
Great Society
What organization formally investigate…
Warren Commission
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Great Society
Beats
Gregory Corso
"Little Boxes" by Malvina Reynolds
Betty Friedan, The Feminine Mystique
generation of young people, many of whom were writers and art…
a poet of the Beat generation
critique to the American way of life, conformity is everywher…
An American feminist, activist and writer, best known for sta…
Beats
generation of young people, many of whom were writers and art…
Gregory Corso
a poet of the Beat generation
13 terms
New Frontier/Greate Society Study Guide.
Fidel Castro
Bay of Pigs
Cuban missile crisis
Berlin Wall
Cuban politician and revolutionary who governd The Republic o…
Faild millitary invasion of Cubad.
13 day confrontation between United States an Soviet Union.
Concret wall separating East Berlin from West Berlin.
Fidel Castro
Cuban politician and revolutionary who governd The Republic o…
Bay of Pigs
Faild millitary invasion of Cubad.
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Great Society And Civil Rights Study Guide
Plessy v. Ferguson
Brown v. Board of Education
Gideon v. Wainwright
Miranda V. Arizona
established separate but equal
segregation was illegal in public education.
you have the right to an attorney, if you can not afford one,…
cannot interrogate without reading rights.
Plessy v. Ferguson
established separate but equal
Brown v. Board of Education
segregation was illegal in public education.
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New Frontier and Great Society Test Study Guide
Television coverage of what event play…
What is the Flexible Response Policy a…
What crisis brought the world uncomfor…
What was the name of the foreign aid p…
Kennedy/Nixon Debates
Ability of the U.S Military to respond to a crisis in the wor…
Cuban Missile Crisis
Alliance for Progress
Television coverage of what event play…
Kennedy/Nixon Debates
What is the Flexible Response Policy a…
Ability of the U.S Military to respond to a crisis in the wor…
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great society
civil rights act 1964
voting rights act of 1965
civil rights act of 1968
twenty fourth amendment
banned discrimination in public accommodations and in federal…
prohibited discriminatory practices in voter registration
banned racial discrimination in housing
banned racial discrimination
civil rights act 1964
banned discrimination in public accommodations and in federal…
voting rights act of 1965
prohibited discriminatory practices in voter registration
14 terms
Great Society
Medicare
Medicaid
Child Nutrition
Elementary and Secondary Education Act
Health insurance for the elderly
Health insurance for the poor and disabled; extended to child…
Established school breakfast program
Gave federal money to poor school districts
Medicare
Health insurance for the elderly
Medicaid
Health insurance for the poor and disabled; extended to child…
12 terms
Great Society
Domestic Policies
Poverty Rate
Migrant laborers
disproportionate
laws and programs that affect people within a country
the portion of a population living below an official level of…
a worker who moves from place to place seeking work, usually…
unequal or out of proportion in quantity, shape, or size
Domestic Policies
laws and programs that affect people within a country
Poverty Rate
the portion of a population living below an official level of…
14 terms
Great Society
Economic Opportunity Act
Revenue Act
Medicare
Medicaid
increase employment opportunities for the poor
cut taxes to stimulate the economy
health insurance for the elderly
health care for the poor
Economic Opportunity Act
increase employment opportunities for the poor
Revenue Act
cut taxes to stimulate the economy
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The Great Society
Lyndon Baines Johnson
Civil Rights Act of 1957
Civil Rights Act of 1964
Economic Opportunity Act
Democrat, became Senate leader in 1955, later became president
voting rights measure, first of recent civil rights measures
stopped South from blocking out African Americans
passed by Congress in 1964, created Job Corps Youth Training…
Lyndon Baines Johnson
Democrat, became Senate leader in 1955, later became president
Civil Rights Act of 1957
voting rights measure, first of recent civil rights measures
31 terms
Great society
Feminine Mystique
Medicare
NOW
Silent Spring
written by Betty Friedan, journalist and mother of three chil…
A program added to the Social Security system in 1965 that pr…
Founded in 1966, the National Organization for Women called f…
Book written by Rachel Carson that alerted to environmental h…
Feminine Mystique
written by Betty Friedan, journalist and mother of three chil…
Medicare
A program added to the Social Security system in 1965 that pr…
The Great Society
Upward Bound
Project Head Start
Elementary & Secondary Education Act (…
Immigration & Naturalization Act (1965)
The program provides opportunities for participants to succee…
Services that foster children's growth in social, emotional,…
The nation's national education law and longstanding commitme…
Abolished an earlier quota system based on national origin an…
Upward Bound
The program provides opportunities for participants to succee…
Project Head Start
Services that foster children's growth in social, emotional,…
10 terms
The Great Society
Johnson's Domestic Agenda
The Great Society: Policy Areas
Two Main Goals
War on Poverty
-Pres. Johnson urged Congress to pass the tax-cut bill that K…
-Race ... -Education... -Civil Rights... -War on Poverty... -Health... -Welf…
Elimination of Poverty and Injustice... -Poverty in Rural Am. an…
-Economic Opportunity Act: Provided $1 billion in aid to metr…
Johnson's Domestic Agenda
-Pres. Johnson urged Congress to pass the tax-cut bill that K…
The Great Society: Policy Areas
-Race ... -Education... -Civil Rights... -War on Poverty... -Health... -Welf…
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The Great Society
The Great Society
Medicare (1965)
Medicaid (1965)
Berry Goldwater
-was the name of a set of domestic programs in the United Sta…
-helped establish a health insurance program for all elderly…
-funded by federal and state governments, this provided healt…
-a U.S. Senator from Arizona who challenged President Lyndon…
The Great Society
-was the name of a set of domestic programs in the United Sta…
Medicare (1965)
-helped establish a health insurance program for all elderly…
20 terms
The great society
Economic opportunity act
Job corps
Head start
VISTA
The centerpiece of the war on poverty; created dozens of fede…
Provided job training for low-income people; worked to teach…
Set up programs for low-income preschool children
Modeled on the peace corps; a group of volunteers that lived…
Economic opportunity act
The centerpiece of the war on poverty; created dozens of fede…
Job corps
Provided job training for low-income people; worked to teach…
11 terms
The Great Society
1964
Poverty, disease, illiteracy, bigotry
Poor must help themselves
Redistribute America's wealth
What year did President Lyndon Johnson visit central Appalach…
On what issues did President Johnson declare war?
What is the current political opinion regarding people in pov…
What was President Johnson trying to do through the establish…
1964
What year did President Lyndon Johnson visit central Appalach…
Poverty, disease, illiteracy, bigotry
On what issues did President Johnson declare war?
25 terms
The Great Society
Peace Corp
Cuban Missile Crises
Great Society
Medicare
(JFK) , volunteers who help third world nations and prevent t…
Cuba decides to buy nuclear weapons from the Soviet Union aft…
..., 1964, LBJ's policies of fighting poverty and racial inju…
(LBJ) 1965 , a federal program of health insurance for person…
Peace Corp
(JFK) , volunteers who help third world nations and prevent t…
Cuban Missile Crises
Cuba decides to buy nuclear weapons from the Soviet Union aft…
The Great Society
indignation (1)
unbridled (1)
abundance (1)
catalog (2)
anger about something that is unfair
uncontrolled
a large amount of something
list
indignation (1)
anger about something that is unfair
unbridled (1)
uncontrolled
The Great Society
Lyndon Baines Johnson
Economic Opportunity Act (EOA)
Great Society
Medicare
By the time _____________________, or LBJ, as he was called,…
In August 1964, Congress enacted the ________________________…
In May 1964, Johnson had summed up his vision for America in…
________ provided hospital insurance and low cost medical ins…
Lyndon Baines Johnson
By the time _____________________, or LBJ, as he was called,…
Economic Opportunity Act (EOA)
In August 1964, Congress enacted the ________________________…
13 terms
The Great Society
Medicare
Medicaid
Project Head Start
Elementary and Secondary Education Act
provided 65+ aged people with hospital care, set up medical c…
national health insurance; subsidized medical expenses of wel…
prepared pre-school, low-income children for elementary school
directed money to schools for textbooks, library materials, a…
Medicare
provided 65+ aged people with hospital care, set up medical c…
Medicaid
national health insurance; subsidized medical expenses of wel…
10 terms
Great Society
Definition
Medicare
Medicaid
HUD (Housing and Urban Development)
a surge of over 60 programs put into place under the directio…
program that guaranteed healthcare for people ages 65 and older
program that guaranteed healthcare for people who are conside…
The Housing Act of 1961 gave federal grants to cities with op…
Definition
a surge of over 60 programs put into place under the directio…
Medicare
program that guaranteed healthcare for people ages 65 and older
25 terms
great society
Warren Commission
Tonkin Gulf Resolution
The Great Society
Medicare
assassination of Kennedy-LBJ was inaugurated
authorizing President Johnson to take any measures he believe…
-Civil Rights Act... -Voting Rights Act... -24th Amendment (ended p…
health insurance for old people
Warren Commission
assassination of Kennedy-LBJ was inaugurated
Tonkin Gulf Resolution
authorizing President Johnson to take any measures he believe…
11 terms
Great Society
Johnson and the Great Society
War on Poverty
VISTA
Medicaid
Lynden Banes Johnson
A huge anti-poverty movement that led to Johnson creating man…
Volunteers in Service to America- A domestic peace corps. Put…
Financed health care for welfare recipients who were living b…
Johnson and the Great Society
Lynden Banes Johnson
War on Poverty
A huge anti-poverty movement that led to Johnson creating man…
11 terms
Great society
Economic opportunity act
Volunteers in service to America VISTA
Medicare
Medicaid
In 1965 created to combat causes of poverty such as illiterac…
Sent volunteers to help people in poor communities
Provided hospital and low cost medical insurance to 65 and ol…
Provide low cost health insurance to poor Americans
Economic opportunity act
In 1965 created to combat causes of poverty such as illiterac…
Volunteers in service to America VISTA
Sent volunteers to help people in poor communities
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