July 22, 2015

Happy Anniversary! Celebrating decades of Social Justice legislation

Source: NYSUT Retiree Services

50th Anniversaries

  • Elementary & Secondary Education Act - April 11, 1965
  • Medicare - July 30, 1965
  • Medicaid - July 30, 1965
  • Voting Rights Act - August 6, 1965

Additional Social Justice Anniversaries of Note

  • 80th Anniversary - Social Security Act - August 14, 1935
  • 25th Anniversary - Americans with Disabilities Act - July 26, 1990