1. What is Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and why it is so significant?
2. What is the state of race relations in the United States prior to the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the political environment that led to the passing of the Civil Rights Act of 1964?
3. What is the purpose of this law?
4. What groups does it protect?
5. What groups does it not protect?
6. What is the U.S. Supreme Court case Plessy vs. Ferguson about? Is the rule established in the Plessy case still the rule today?