TITLE

Whistling Dixie

AUTHOR(S)
Nuechterlein, James
PUB. DATE
October 2000
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Oct2000, Issue 106, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Expresses skepticism over the display of racial diversity during the 2000 Republican convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Questions raised over the Republican Party's continued adherence to the 'Southern Strategy' invented by Richard Nixon; Relevance of the history of white supremacy for the Republican vote in the Southern States; Party efforts to attract black voters.
ACCESSION #
3577877

 

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