Prior to the 1960s Civil Rights Acts, what was the Minority group of Women afected by? "The civil Rights Act of 1964, 1968 and the Voting Rights Act of 1965"

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The question seems to be oddly worded.  In my mind the largest minority group that was directly impacted by the passage of Civil Rights Legislation was African- Americans.  Throughout the nation, and in particular the Southern region of the United States, hurdles and obstacles were placed in the way of...

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The question seems to be oddly worded.  In my mind the largest minority group that was directly impacted by the passage of Civil Rights Legislation was African- Americans.  Throughout the nation, and in particular the Southern region of the United States, hurdles and obstacles were placed in the way of African- Americans who wanted to vote and take advantage of the rights and entitlements afforded to them under the Constitution of the United States.  The passage of the Civil Rights Act and Voting Rights act had direct benefit to people of color, in particular African- Americans of the 1960s.  Women were able to use this advancement of political and social equality for their own movement that emerged in the late 1960s and early 1970s.

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