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Liberalism, Black Power, and the Making of American Politics, 1965-1980

Devin Fergus - History - 2009 - 364 pages
In this pioneering exploration of the interplay between liberalism and black nationalism, Devin Fergus returns to the tumultuous era of Johnson, Nixon, Carter, and Helms and ...
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Southern Stalemate: Five Years Without Public Education in Prince Edward ...

Christopher Bonastia - Education - 2012 - 337 pages
In 1959, Virginia’s Prince Edward County closed its public schools rather than obey a court order to desegregate. For five years, black children were left to fend for ...
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Rebellion in Black and White: Southern Student Activism in the 1960s

Robert Cohen, David J. Snyder - Education - 2013 - 368 pages
Rebellion in Black and White offers a panoramic view of southern student activism in the 1960s. Original scholarly essays demonstrate how southern students promoted ...
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To Right These Wrongs: The North Carolina Fund and the Battle to End Poverty ...

Robert Rodgers Korstad, James Leloudis - History - 2010 - 448 pages
Korstad and Leloudis explore an innovative program established by the governor of North Carolina in 1963 to combat severe poverty. They describe how the North Carolina Fund's ...
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The Civil Rights Movement: Striving for Justice

Tim McNeese - African Americans - 2007 - 157 pages
Brown v Board of Education of Topeka case of 1954, declared that separate educational facilities were inherently unequal and therefore unconstitutional, the civil rights ...
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The Best of Enemies: Race and Redemption in the New South

Osha Gray Davidson - Social Science - 2007 - 352 pages
In a vivid portrait of a relationship that defied all odds in 1960s North Carolina, Davidson tells how C.P. Ellis (a poor white member of the KKK) and Ann Atwater (a poor black ...
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Challenging U.S. Apartheid: Atlanta and Black Struggles for Human Rights ...

Winston A. Grady-Willis - History - 2006 - 288 pages
A history of black politics and activism in Atlanta, GA.
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Henry Frye: North Carolina's First African American Chief Justice

Howard E. Covington, Jr. - Social Science - 2013 - 288 pages
"Henry E. Frye came of age just as the South was beginning a change. Throughout their lives, Frye and wife, Shirley, were in the vanguard of the advances that shaped the lives ...
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The Struggle for Black Equality

Harvard Sitkoff - Political Science - 2008 - 304 pages
The Struggle for Black Equality is a dramatic, memorable history of the civil rights movement. Harvard Sitkoff offers both a brilliant interpretation of the personalities and ...
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