Congress compared with the Supreme Court in the protection of individual rights; Bill of Rights; Brown v. Board of Education; internment of Japanese Americans; civil rights acts; Congress and criminal law; constituent influences on Congress regarding individual rights; Civil Rights Act of 1964; Voting Rights Act of 1965; role of the Executive Branch in promoting individual rights; Lyndon Johnson; formal and informal power of the president; executive orders.

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