Black Mayor, White Power Structure

Viorst, Milton
June 1975
New Republic;6/7/75, Vol. 172 Issue 23, p9
Reports on the appointment of Afro-American Maynard Jackson as mayor of Atlanta City. Apprehensions made by the white community on the appointment; Alliance between the power structure and the black people of Atlanta; Jackson's competence in reorganization of the city administration; Criticism of Jackson for his being young and inexperienced in administrative field.


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