President Obama: Civil Rights Act opened new doors

President Obama: Civil Rights Act opened new doors

April 10, 2014 Updated Apr 10, 2014 at 3:19 PM EDT

Barack Obama was 2 years old when Lyndon Baines Johnson signed the Civil Rights Act.

Thursday, President Obama is commemorating what's been accomplished in his lifetime and recommitting the nation to fighting the deep inequalities that remain. Find out more, and hear the President's remarks, by watching the video below.

 

 

 

 

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