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Readings on Desegregation in Arkansas

Randy Finley (2006), “Crossing the White Line: SNCC in Three Delta Towns 1963-1967,” The Arkansas Historical Quarterly, Vol. 65, 2: 116-137. Crossing the White Line Neil R. McMillen, “White Citizens’ Council and Resistance to School Desegregation in Arkansas,” The Arkansas … Continue reading

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Readings on Jim Crow in Arkansas

Slavery by Another Name A brief period of Black empowerment (“Reconstruction”) took place after the Civil War. Unfortunately, by the late 1880s, the situation had worsened, and near slavery conditions taken back hold in the South. This article explores convict … Continue reading

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