TITLE

NAACP report shows severe race problems in North Carolina towns with military bases

PUB. DATE
March 1996
SOURCE
Jet;3/18/96, Vol. 89 Issue 18, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that a study by the North Carolina chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People reveals the existence of severe race problems in North Carolina's military towns. Murder of a black couple in Fayetteville allegedly by two Fort Bragg soldiers with ties to neo-Nazi groups; NAACP's recommendations regarding the issue; Army's leadership in providing equal opportunity.
ACCESSION #
9603212136

 

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