A Season for Justice: The Life and Times of Civil Rights Lawyer Morris Dees

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Charles Scribner's Sons, 1991 - Law - 355 pages
The grandson of a Klansman, who engineered the landmark civil suit that bankrupted the Ku Klux Klan, recounts the story of his battles against racism in the New South

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Dees’ story makes it clear why he was inspired to found the SPLC (Southern Poverty Law Center) and how he has been so successful. The son of a poor Alabama farmer, he grew up an FFA (Future Farmers of ... Read full review

A SEASON FOR JUSTICE: The Life and Times of Civil Rights Lawyer Morris Dees

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Dees, civil-rights lawyer and co-founder of the Southern Poverty Law Center, offers an eloquent memoir of his battles with the Ku Klux Klan and other right-wing hate organizations. Dees's ... Read full review

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Section 2
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Section 3
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