October 1962
New Republic;10/20/62, Vol. 147 Issue 16, p3
The article presents developments related to the politics and government in the U.S. George Meredith's efforts to become the first African American student at the University of Mississippi, the Supreme Court's decision on his case, and Governor Ross Barnett's opposition are discussed. Political cartoonist Bill Mauldin describes a cartoon that he drew depicting a riot in Oxford, Mississippi. The U.S. House and Senate are trying to restrict foreign aid spending.


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