The Civil Rights Act at 50: A Conversation with Rep. John Conyers

July 3, 2014   // 0 Comments

By Deborah J. Vagins, ACLU Washington Legislative Office at 2:48pm  posted 7/2/14 Listening to Rep. John Conyers (D-Mich.) speak is like having a real life history lesson. Mr. Conyers is the second-longest serving member of Congress, having been in office for nearly 50 years.  After participating in the March on Washington in 1963, he entered Congress in the middle of the fight for civi...

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