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Equal Protection Photo: JFK and Affirmative Action

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JFK and Affirmative Action
In 1961, President John Kennedy issued executive order 10925, which required that federally funded projects take "affirmative action" to insure that hiring and employment practices were free of racial bias. Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division, 1961. Public Domain. Public domain.