The Supreme Court came down hard on employers who discriminate against potential workers on the basis of religion.
America's woman suffrage movement was founded in the mid 19th century by women who had become politically active through their work in the abolitionist and temperance movements.
On July 9, 1978, over 100,000 marched on Washington D.C. in support of the Equal Rights Amendment.
On this day in 1954, the Supreme Court ruled in Brown v. Board of Education that segregated schools were unconstitutional.
This week a state senate panel in South Carolina approved a bill that would force unemployed workers to take drug tests in order to qualify for unemployment benefits.