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" Our Nation is moving toward two societies, one black, one white— separate and unequal. "
The City: Urban Communities and Their Problems - Page 288
by Alan S. Berger - 1978 - 511 pages
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Riot in the Cities: An Analytical Symposium on the Causes and Effects

Richard A. Chikota, Michael C. Moran - Social Science - 1970 - 411 pages
...citations herein are to the March 2, 1968 advance copy. Their basic conclusion has been well publicized: "Our nation is moving toward two societies, one black, one white — separate and unequal." SUM-2. "[w]hite society is deeply implicated in the ghetto. White institutions created it, white institutions...
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Whispers on the Color Line: Rumor and Race in America

Gary Alan Fine, Patricia A. Turner - Social Science - 2001 - 270 pages
...we are haunted by the disturbing words of the 1968 National Advisory Commission on Civil Disorders: "Our nation is moving toward two societies, one black, one white, separate and unequal." In many instances, efforts to improve this situation fail because blacks and whites misunderstand each...
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Using Sociology: An Introduction from the Applied and Clinical Perspectives

Roger Austin Straus - Social Science - 2002 - 400 pages
...to meet basic human needs. In 1968, the Kerner Commission investigating inner-city riots concluded, "Our nation is moving toward two societies, one black, one white — separate and unequal; we are becoming two nations: one rich and one poor; one black and one white." The commission recommended...
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Let's Review: U.S. History and Government

John McGeehan, Morris Gall - History - 2001 - 755 pages
...report that blamed the race riots primarily on white racism and concluded with the oft-quoted finding: "Our nation is moving toward two societies, one black, one white — separate and unequal." Assassinations of the 1960s President Kennedy once said, "Those who make peaceful revolution impossible...
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The New Americans: How the Melting Pot Can Work Again

Michael Barone - Social Science - 2001 - 338 pages
...Kerner Commission), formed in response to the urban riots of 1967, endorsed massive government spending. "Our nation is moving toward two societies, one black, one white — separate and unequal," the report announced. It called for government programs, including a guaranteed annual income, that...
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Racism: Essential Readings

Ernest Cashmore, James Jennings - Social Science - 2001 - 422 pages
...in the 1 960s confirmed his agreement with the Kemer Commission of Civil Disorders, which concluded that: 'Our nation is moving toward two societies, one black, one white - separate and unequal.1 The following extract illustrates how his work gave empirical validity to this development....
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Path to Collective Madness: A Study in Social Order and Political Pathology

Dipak K. Gupta - Political Science - 2001 - 282 pages
...racial inequality, large-scale confrontation between the races was both highly probable and imminent: Our Nation is moving toward two societies, one black, one white — separate and unequal. Reaction to last summer's disorders has quickened the movement and deepened the division. Discrimination...
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Challenges to Equality: Poverty and Race in America

Chester W. Hartman - Social Science - 2001
...myths. Their data confirm the chilling reality of the Kerner Riot Commission's 1968 prediction that the "nation is moving toward two societies, one black, one white ... separate and unequal." Concluding that the dream of integration was an illusory quest doomed from the outset, the authors...
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The Strange Career of Jim Crow

Comer Vann Woodward - History - 1955 - 245 pages
...violence in our cities, of the l968 report of the President's Commission on Civil Disorders that concluded that "Our nation is moving toward two societies, one black, one white — separate and unequal," Woodward suggested that the banishment of Jim Crow had already retreated into history. The nation still...
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Fred Harris: His Journey from Liberalism to Populism

Richard Lowitt - Biography & Autobiography - 2002 - 285 pages
...were divided in their views, particularly on the extent of remedial measures. The report concluded that "our nation is moving toward two societies, one black, one white — separate and unequal." And it made abundantly clear that while segregation and poverty created a destructive environment in...
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