TITLE

Moderates and Militants

AUTHOR(S)
Muse, Benjamin
PUB. DATE
April 1956
SOURCE
New Republic;4/2/56, Vol. 134 Issue 14, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the efforts of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), in trying to bring about school desegregation. The indiscriminate aggressiveness of the NAACP has contributed to the present attitude of resistance to the Supreme Court's anti-segregation decision and has registered no gains. A planned pattern of litigation has been suggested for the NAACP which includes a new appeal for moderation. This would avoid sections of acute race tension and prod first those counties where Negroes are few and where integration of the public schools could be accomplished with little difficulty.
ACCESSION #
14433008

 

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