He cites the role played by segregationist
editors: "It was fascinating to see how they felt they had something very important to defend.
Such individuals were often thwarted by segregationist
corporations to cease doing business in apartheid South Africa, and the campaign helped bring down the country's segregationist
But Mr Wallace mellowed with age and later renounced his segregationist
views, preaching racial equality and winning the votes of blacks he had once fought to keep disenfranchised.
This study effectively utilizes memoirs, autobiographies, manuscript collections, and other primary and secondary sources to tell its story, which supplements other works on movement leaders and followers and on the segregationist
The story brought national attention to a segregationist
policy that had been fought by several individuals.
In this latest study, Desmond King joins that discussion, providing unprecedented insight into some of the Gilded Age's most crucial pieces of legislation, and demonstrates critical links between America's policy toward external European immigrants and the internal segregationist
and racist status quo, suggesting that the same attitudes and behaviors that shaped resentment and restriction of immigrants in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries also substantiated Jim Crow and Asian exclusion acts.
Does this mean President Bush shares Lott's segregationist
views by refusing to ask for his resignation?
Indeed, the advent of the automobile in the 1920s threatened much of the segregationist
order, leading many cities and towns to attempt to impose "racial rights-of-way" at intersections and on lanes.
Willis Robertson, a conservative Democrat who was part of Virginia's staunchly segregationist
These two overlapping networks grew out of the failed segregationist
movement of the 1950s and 1960s.
Fishkin's book succeeds - most amazingly - in the persuasive brevity with which it pins down the case for adding black voices to reading lists still shaped by an "American criticism" that, even today, "remains both segregationist