TITLE

U.S. congresswoman Barbara-Rose Collins says she was misquoted in Detroit newspaper about hating

PUB. DATE
August 1996
SOURCE
Jet;08/19/96, Vol. 90 Issue 14, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Relates that Michigan Representative Barbara-Rose Collins says her remarks about white people were taken out of context when she was quoted in the Detroit Free Press in July 1996. Excerpts of her quotations; Comments of the Free Press reporter, Anne Hazard; Collins' explanation.
ACCESSION #
9608237944

 

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