TITLE

The Other Side of the New South (I)

AUTHOR(S)
Kotz, Nick
PUB. DATE
March 1978
SOURCE
New Republic;3/25/78, Vol. 178 Issue 12, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Part I. Looks at the problems of race and poverty in the rural Southern states. Plight of the Lassiter family of Plains, Georgia; Failure of the industrial development to reach areas where most Afro-Americans live; Decline in federal housing aid to Afro-Americans in the rural South; Lack of social service aid to the poor in the rural South; Indications of the failure of school integration; Afro-American population in Southwest Georgia; Failure of white officials in the South to register more Afro-American voters.
ACCESSION #
11060561

 

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