HGov: Summer Assignment Chapter 5

civil_rights-map_with_facesAll individuals have the right of equal protection of the laws and equal access to society’s opportunities and public facilities. African Americans, women, Hispanic Americans, and other traditionally disadvantaged groups have a disproportionately small share of America’s opportunities and benefits. Existing inequalities, discrimination, and political pressures are major barriers to their full equality. African Americans, women, Native Americans, Hispanic Americans, Asian Americans, and others have all had to fight for their rights in order to come closer to equality with white males.

Homework Assignment:
Chapter 5: Equal Rights. Read pages 142-176



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