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Obama Marks Anniversary of Civil Rights Act

President Barack Obama has marked the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Civil Rights Act that banned discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex and national origin.    Obama traveled to Texas, on Thursday the home state of the late president Lyndon Johnson, the man who signed the Civil Rights Act of 1964 into law.    At a ceremony at the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library in Austin, attended by three former presidents, the United States' first...

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