Civil Rights Act of 1964

By Zach Dawson & Brett Haskell

A Brief History

  • The Civil Rights Act of 1964 is Legislation created to outlaw the discrimination of religion, race, color, and gender
  • The Act made equal pay and voting rights for all people
  • It ended segregation among public accomidations
  • The Act was signed into law by President Lyndon B. Johnson on July 2, 1964

The Result Outcome

  • Although the results took time to accept in the period of time, the end of segregation has proven to be beneficial
  • No matter an individual's ethnic and racial background, equality now an every day basis
  • discrimination continues to downfall