Your browser does not support JavaScript or it may be disabled!
 India As It Happens
Rediff Labs will showcase innovative products that rediff is working on behind the scenes.
News   |   Images
Get Realtime News
on your webpage

About 809 results for "lyndon johnson"

LBJ and Obama: Champions of Abject Poverty

Lyndon Johnson was adamant. The Great Society would cure poverty. In a 1964 campaign stop in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania he said this: So here's the Great Society. It's the time — and it's going to be soon — when nobody in this country is poor. American Spectator, 16 hours ago
Fight Poverty With Wages Huffington Post, 2 weeks ago

34 images for lyndon johnson

AARP Bulletin Today, 1 month ago
Social Dashboard, 5 days ago
AfricanSeer, 3 weeks ago
Stranger, 1 month ago
Virtual Strategy Magazine, 3 weeks ago
Houston Chronicle, 3 weeks ago
Paper City, 4 weeks ago, 1 month ago
Education Week, 1 month ago, 3 weeks ago
Huffington Post

On Head Start's 50th Anniversary, 5 Things You Should Know About The Program

Fifty years ago this week, President Lyndon Johnson announced the creation of Head Start, a program designed to provide early childhood education services to low-income children before they entered school. The program, initiated as part of President ...
 Huffington Post6 days ago A Happy Birthday for Head Start?  Cato Institute1 week ago Happy 50th Birthday, Head Start  Wall Street Select1 week ago One Woman's Vision to Eradicate Poverty a Family at a Time  NigerianHerald.com5 days ago

​The bias inside the college debt system

In 1965, President Lyndon Johnson vowed that no student wishing to attend college would "be turned away because his family is poor." Half a century later, a shift in the way college is funded and the declining fortunes of minorities and poor ...
 CBS News1 week ago

A fair shot at a head start

On a warm spring day 50 years ago, President Lyndon Baines Johnson stood in the White House Rose Garden and announced the launch of Head Start, an initiative that would serve as a cornerstone of America's War on Poverty. This week, as Head Start ...
 The Hill1 week ago

19 Free Art Museums You Should Visit This Summer

Art is a nation's most precious heritage," Lyndon B. Johnson famously proclaimed, while signing into existence the National Endowment for the Arts . "For it is in our works of art that we reveal to ourselves and to others the inner vision which ...
 Huffington Post1 week ago

'Separate and Unequal': Revisiting the Kerner Commission

During the summer of 1967, riots ripped through dozens of American cities. In response, on July 27, President Lyndon Johnson announced the creation of the National Advisory Commission on Civil Disorders, popularly known as the Kerner Commission ...
 Huffington Post1 week ago
Reuters India

The war in Vietnam

President Lyndon B. Johnson listens to a tape sent by Captain Charles Robb, LBJ's son-in-law, from Vietnam, while sitting in the White House Cabinet Room, July 31, 1968. REUTERS/Courtesy LBJ Library Reuters / Thursday, April 30, 2015 ...
 Reuters India3 weeks ago

Honor LBJ

Historians consider President Lyndon Baines Johnson's contribution to the passage of that legislation to be one of the greatest acts of legislative leadership in our country's history. Local immigration attorney Charles Foster recently announced ...
 Houston Chronicle3 weeks ago The 36th president deserves a statue in Houston.  Houston Chronicle3 weeks ago

What do Medicaid, EBT and Public Housing Offer Americans That Public Education Does Not?

0 RecommendedRecommend Share on Facebook 1 1 SHARES Over 50 years ago, President Lyndon Johnson declared War on Poverty. In the years that followed, 92 separate federal programs were created to combat poverty. In 2012, the most recent year for ...
 Redstate2 weeks ago Miami-Dade Public School Teacher Retires After 50 Years  NBCNews.com2 weeks ago HUNDRED YEARS OF DESTINATION AMERICA  IPA Newspack.com3 weeks ago

Richard Cohen: Will Riots Push Voters Toward Law And Order?

Richard Cohen R ick Perlstein prefaces his book "Nixonland" by noting that in 1964 Lyndon Johnson, the liberal Democrat, won one of the biggest landslides in American history. Eight years later, Richard Nixon, the conservative Republican, won a ...
 Investor's Business Daily3 weeks ago A rightward reaction to riots  MSN News US3 weeks ago Cohen: A rightward reaction to riots  Washington Post3 weeks ago
Prev | Next
Personalize your Realtimeclose [x]
Add content to your personalized tab - My News
Add upto 6 topics of your interest:
for eg.2g Scam , World
Personalize the tabs display. ( You can add or remove the tabs )
AlertsGet updates on latest news & your favourite topics right in your inbox.Set an Alert|Manage your Alerts


Realtime News

on your Webpage

Add Widget >Get your members hooked!
Related Queries - lyndon johnson
Get updated on latest news & your favorite topics right in your inbox!
More     Less