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Southern whites immediately labeled the NAACP as an “ outside agitator "
seeking to “ stir up trouble ” between the races . Southern hostility toward the
NAACP was formidable , because the economic and political life of the very
people whom ...
The reluctance of NAACP officials to endorse the SCLC became evident when
King asked a number of prominent Americans to join the SCLC ' s National
Advisory Committee . Those who accepted were not expected to do extensive
work , but ...
This was an ideal strategy from which the SCLC gained use of the NAACP ' s
networks for organizing fundraising rallies and the NAACP gained the presence
of the charismatic figure . During the late 1950s and early 1960s King played an ...
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A sociological, mass movement based look at the Civil Rights Mvt and it's constituent alphabet soup parts: NAACP, CORE, SCLC, MIA etc. The interesting thing about this book is the many interviews the ... Read full review
Beginnings and Confrontations 17
MIA ICC and ACMHR 40 37
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