Employment for African Americans in the 1940s and 1950s: Hartford's G. Fox Department Store

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The government has an impact on the workplace. What laws protect workers’ rights today in the workplace? Possible topics of research include:

  • Wagner Act, 1935
  • Taft Hartley Act, 1947
  • Equal Pay Act, 1963
  • Civil Rights Act, 1964
  • Establishment of the EEOC, 1965
  • Age Discrimination Act, 1967
  • American with Disabilities Act, 1973
  • Civil Rights Act of 1991
  • Family and Medical Leave Act
  • Janus v. American Federation State, County, and Municipal Employees, 2018