TITLE

The better angel

AUTHOR(S)
Wolpin, Bill
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
American City & County;Nov2006, Vol. 121 Issue 12, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the solution offered by Jim Hunt, councilman of Clarksburg, West Virginia, to the complex problem of racism. Hunt held a Let's get real rally to celebrate diversity, after the Ku Klux Klan sought a permit to hold a rally, which likely aimed to promote the election of the town's first African-American mayor. In addition, Hunt and the mayor established The Unity Project, a civil rights organization meant to recognize and respect people's differences.
ACCESSION #
23225205

 

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