TITLE

The Other Side of the New South (II)

AUTHOR(S)
Kotz, Nick
PUB. DATE
April 1978
SOURCE
New Republic;4/1/78, Vol. 178 Issue 13, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Part II. Looks at the problems of race and poverty in the rural Southern states. Lack of support for the public school system; Problems in school desegregation; American Friends Service Committee and Children's Defense Fund's documentation of cases in which Afro-American children were dismiss from schools under the guise of disciplinary action; Failure of industrial development to improve job opportunities; Depth of the poverty in southwest Georgia as indicated by the welfare statistics; Decline in the number of Afro-American farmers and landowners.
ACCESSION #
11102217

 

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