TITLE

Violence and Hope in the South

AUTHOR(S)
Wallace, Henry
PUB. DATE
December 1947
SOURCE
New Republic;12/8/47, Vol. 117 Issue 23, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explores racial discrimination in the South and its effect on moves to build a progressive democracy. Setbacks in the progressive movement; Ways in which African Americans are exploited in the South; Attempts to abolish segregation in the South; Reprisals against people who are engaged in progressive movements; Reasons behind efforts to maintain racial segregation in public meetings; Link between the South's success of winning economic rights and the treatment of African Americans as equal citizens.
ACCESSION #
14803196

 

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