Johnson's Great Society (5)

Choose the correct word for each question.
Created in 1964, the purpose of this government agency was to fund and coordinate a Job Corps that would give young people a competitive edge in the job market.
The young American lieutenant who was brought to trial for the My Lai massacre of Vietnamese civilians.
After much investigation, it came to the conclusion that Lee Harvey Oswald was the lone assassin of President Kennedy.
This federal law declared discrimination on the basis of race and sex to be illegal.
The belief in the 1950s and 1960s that the fall of one nation to Communism would lead to the fall of neighboring countries.
The widespread public suspicion that President Johnson's statements about the Vietnam War were not trustworthy.
A provision of federal law that prohibited discrimination on the basis of sex in many educational programs receiving federal funds.
President Johnson's domestic programs for social renovation that included VISTA, Job Corps and Head Start.
This federal law defended the right of African Americans in the South to register to vote.
A government insurance program under the Social Security System that pays for the medical care of elderly citizens.
In this legislation, Congress gave President Johnson full authority to employ U. S. armed forces in Vietnam.
This conservative Republican Senator from Arizona, who ran unsuccessfully against Johnson in 1964, said that Extremism in the defense of liberty is no vice.
This federal agency provided vocational training, day-care centers, and projects to give jobs and opportunities to young Americans, especially those in inner cities.
The full-scale attack by Communist forces in 1968 against major South Vietnam cities.
A federally funded program for disadvantaged pre-school children.
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