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This Day in Black History: Oct. 2, 1967
Thurgood Marshall sworn in as U.S. Supreme Court justice.
This Day in Black History: Aug. 30, 1967
Thurgood Marshall confirmed as Supreme Court justice.
This Day in Black History: Aug. 6, 1965
President Lyndon B. Johnson signs the Voting Rights Act.
This Day in Black History: July 19, 1971
Patricia Roberts Harris starts 2nd term as health secretary.
MLK III Reflects on Voting Rights as Congress Honors His Parents
Congress honors MLK III's parents with gold medal.
This Day in Black History: June 19, 1964
The Civil Rights Act of 1964 is passed by the Senate.
Obama Marks 50th Anniversary of Civil Rights Act
President Obama pays tribute to Lyndon B. Johnson.
Commentary: Trading Hoods for Neckties
Examining race and racism 50 years post-Civil Rights Act.
Obama to Headline Civil Rights Summit in Texas
Leaders to honor Lyndon B. Johnson's contributions.