What is Gender Equality
The civil rights movement started in the 1940 and grew in the 1960s it was an important decade for the change on America's society.One major landmark of the movement was the 1964 Civil Rights Act, which made it illegal to discriminate based on race, religion, gender or national origin.
Title IX is a piece of United States federal legislation designed to promote gender equality in federally funded educational programs. This was enforced in 1975.NOW is an organization called National Organization for Women. They helped raise awareness that it is important for our government to be more inclusive to women.