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[VIDEO] The Great Society’s Triumph and Tragedy

The Great Society was launched on May 22, 1964, during Lyndon Baines Johnson‘s address at the University of Michigan. The speech was a milestone in American history, heralding fundamental changes that advanced racial equality while also decisively expanding the scale and scope of government. It is no exaggeration to say that the Great Society created the foundation for America’s modern welfare state. Half a century later, has America achieved Johnson’s vision?

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3 Comments on “[VIDEO] The Great Society’s Triumph and Tragedy”

  1. Paul H. Lemmen says:

    Reblogged this on Dead Citizen's Rights Society.

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