The Case of April Wright

Bode, Ken; Terzain, Philip
April 1976
New Republic;4/10/76, Vol. 174 Issue 15, p16
Focuses on the scrutiny of the intentions of Jimmy Carter, Senator from Georgia, over issues of race in the United States on account of his southern background. Search for instances where Carter may have betrayed the egalitarian racial principles that he is currently following; Reference to a case in 1968 when the U.S. Justice Department(JD) was encouraging southern black families to enroll their children in integrated schools; Case filed by trial attorney of the JD with the U.S. Civil Rights Division; Charges that Jimmy Carter had asked the parents of the black student to remove their daughter from a white school or face eviction; Investigations prove that the charges against Carter are false.


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