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By K. Lee; Lerner Brenda Wilmoth; Lerner

Social coverage: crucial fundamental assets. okay. Lee Lerner, Brenda Wilmoth Lerner, and Adrienne Wilmoth, Editors. 524 pages with index.

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Fight a crowd of peaceful civil rights demonstrators, including the Rev. , as the group attempted to cross a bridge into the city of Selma. 1954: Landmark decision of the United States Supreme Court, Brown v. Board of Education, end of segregation of schools in the United States. S. combat troops arrive in South Viet- 1955: Emmett Till, age 14, is brutally murdered for 1965: Voting Rights Act prohibits discriminatory vot- allegedly whistling at a white woman. The event galvanizes the civil rights movement.

For smallpox. 1798: Irish tenant farmers rebel against British landowners in the Irish Rebellion of 1798. 1798: The United States enacts the Alien and Sedition 1781: The thirteenth state ratifies the Articles of Con- Acts making it a federal crime to “write, publish, or utter false or malicious statements” about the United States government. federation, creating the United States. 1783: American Revolutionary War ends with the sign- ing of the Treaty of Paris. 1785: The Daily Universal Register, later known as The Times (London), publishes its first issue.

It may become necessary to interfere even more than we have done with the right of private contract, and to shackle cunning as we have shackled force. All I insist upon is that we must be sure of our ground before trying to get any legislation at all, and that we must not expect too S O C I A L much from this legislation, nor refuse to better ourselves a little because we cannot accomplish everything at a jump. Above all, it is criminal to excite anger and discontent without proposing a remedy, or only proposing a false remedy.

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