A Season for Justice: The Life and Times of Civil Rights Lawyer Morris Dees
By all accounts, Morris Dees has had a fascinating life. Son of a tenant farmer and grandson of a Klansman in rural Alabama, he built a multimillion-dollar business and sold it in 1971 to create the Southern Poverty Law Center. He has since become a hero in the civil rights struggle. 8-page photo insert.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - lindseymeyer - LibraryThing
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 DeesUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
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