TITLE

Tennessee's Saving Remnant

AUTHOR(S)
Coles, Robert; Davey, Tom
PUB. DATE
September 1976
SOURCE
New Republic;9/25/76, Vol. 175 Issue 13, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information about the social conditions in Tennessee. Description about the civil rights movement in the state; Position of Fayette County of Tennessee among the poorest counties in the United States; Percentage of violence committed by the white minority; Economic and political conditions; Mortality rate of the newborn children due to hunger, sanitation and others; Improvement in health services in Tennessee after the civil rights movement; Brief information about conditions of students in Haywood and Fayette County; Problem of dental care facilities in Haywood County; Attitude of farmers towards Agricultural Marketing Project initiated by students in the state.
ACCESSION #
9622396

 

Related Articles

  • Defending Against A "Death By English" Hart, Kenya // Berkeley La Raza Law Journal;Fall2003, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p177 

    Proposes an approach to a national "American Languages" movement to support and advance the rights of language minorities in the U.S. Status of the U.S.-Mexico migration; Climate in which the English-only advocates work to advance their 'Official English' laws; Arizona's English-only...

  • Not `prop'ped up. Fitzgerald, Mark // Editor & Publisher;09/27/97, Vol. 130 Issue 39, p22 

    Reports that the California Civil Rights Initiative which bans racial preferences has been blamed for the plunging enrollment of minority students in the state university system's law and medical schools. Absence of discernible effects on minority enrollment in California's graduate journalism...

  • Greensboro Lunch Counter Sit-ins. Schulz, Andrea // North Carolina (0-8225-4072-X);2002, p38 

    On February 01, 1960, four college students sat down and asked for coffee at a Woolworth lunch counter in Greensboro, North Carolina. No one would serve them, but they stayed until the lunch counter closed that evening. The students went back the next day and waited again to be served. More...

  • Organizing, Who Divides Whom, and the "Social Issues" Miller, Mike // Social Policy;Fall2003, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p3 

    This article addresses several issues of interest to minority group organizations in the U.S. The steady drift rightward of the country's politics is in part the result of proposals, demands, tactics and strategies of militant minority groups. One question raised in this article has to do with...

  • The "Good Feminism" Delusion. Iannone, Carol // Modern Age;Fall2007, Vol. 49 Issue 4, p383 

    The article presents information on the delusion regarding feminism. It is mentioned that feminism reconstituted women as a separate social and political class. It is stated that without feminism, things would have been much better for women, and the whole society. It is mentioned that feminists...

  • Reflections under the Monument to the People's Heroes.  // Chinese Sociology & Anthropology;Fall1990, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p88 

    This article presents information on the students' patriotic democracy movement in China. Although the movement has been highly successful till now and has turned over an important, epochal leaf in the annals of Chinese history, one must admit that many signs that have appeared in the past few...

  • High school students from gay youth group.  // Body Politic;Dec/Jan79, Issue 49, p17 

    Reports on the launch of a Gay Youth Movement by high school students in Jamaica. Objectives of the group; Services provided by the Gay Community Health Clinic organized by the Gay Freedom Movement.

  • Explaining the Political and Personal Consequences of Protest. Sherkat, Darren E.; Blocker, T. Jean // Social Forces;Mar97, Vol. 75 Issue 3, p1049 

    The article examines the consequences of social movement participation for late 1960s and early 1970s activists, most of whom participated in the antiwar, student, and civil rights protests. After providing an explanatory framework for understanding how social movement participation might have...

  • Arab Americans Launch NCA. Hanley, Delinda C. // Washington Report on Middle East Affairs;Jul2005, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p77 

    The article reports that the constitutional founding conference for the National Council of Arab Americans (NCA) was held May 13-14, 2005, at the National 4-H Youth Conference Center in Chevy Chase, Maryland. NCA founders include notable academics, students, community members and activists from...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics