Rips, Michael
February 1985
New Republic;2/4/85, Vol. 192 Issue 5, p12
Relates the personal experiences of the author during his trip in Shreveport, Louisiana describing the prevalence of racial discrimination and conflict between the group of black and white people. Emphasis on how the blacks decided to wear women's shower caps to ridicule the city because of their inability to gain political power; Social and economic influence of white businessmen; Indications of culture and society.


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