Mr. Kennedy and the Negroes.
By: Golden, Harry.Material type: TextPublisher: Cleveland, World Pub. Co. Edition: [1st ed.].Description: 319 p. group port. 21 cm.Subject(s): African Americans -- Civil rights | Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 | Afro-Americans Civil rights | Kennedy, John F (John Fitzgerald) 1917-1963Additional physical formats: Online version:: Mr. Kennedy and the Negroes.; Online version:: Mr. Kennedy and the Negroes.DDC classification: 323.410973
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Bibliography: p. 309-314.
Analyzes the civil rights movement from its beginnings in the 1890's and studies President Kennedy's commitment to it.
Segregation and treason -- "I want to be where the people are" -- Why the wait? -- Opening the door -- In and out of the vacuum -- "Get the road maps -- and go" -- Judge wisdom and Louisiana's wall -- A few stood but most withdrew -- Why the resistance? -- "We shall overcome".