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From Protest to Power: the Recent History of Civil Rights in the United States Part 3

Steven Lawson is the author of Black Ballots: Voting Rights in the South 1944-1969 and In Pursuit of Power: Southern Blacks & Electoral Politics 1965-1982 (Columbia University Press). Robert J. Norrell is the author of Reaping the Whirlwind: The Civil … Continue reading

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From Protest to Power

Steven Lawson, the author of┬áRunning for Freedom: Civil Rights and Black Politics in America since 1941,┬áreviews the civil rights movement and the emergence of black politicians from World War II until the late 1980s. At the time of this interview, … Continue reading

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