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"What the Hell is the Presidency For?" LBJ's Battle for Civil Rights

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"What the Hell is the Presidency For?" LBJ's Battle for Civil Rights

(44 min) tv-pg

Lyndon Baines Johnson passed some of the most important civil rights legislation of the 1960s that still affects Americans today. Discover how he used the power of the presidency to strike deals, make trades and form an alliance with Martin Luther King, Jr. to bring civil rights to the forefront of American politics.

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