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Black Struggle, Red Scare

Segregation and Anti-Communism in the South, 1948--1968

Jeff R Woods

At the height of the cold war, southern segregationists exploited the reigning mood of anxiety by linking the civil rights movement to an international Communist conspiracy. Jeff Woods tells a gripping story of fervent crusaders for racial equality swept into the maelstrom of the South's siege mentality, of crafty political opportunists who played ...
Publish Date
2003
October 31
Goodreads rating
3.67
ISBN
8580000798029
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Jan 24, 2021
@nikhil_palsingh @ikuziemko @jayctigerfan @KeeangaYamahtta I taught this book about 15 years or so ago, and it's really excellent in its detail and local focus.      source