The Color Line, 1: Legacy for the Twenty-First Century

by Franklin, John Hope
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ISBN: 9780826209641

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Nearly twenty years after his book Racial Equality in America, Franklin addressed the issue of racial inequality. In the Paul Anthony Brick Lectures given at the University of Missouri-Columbia, just one day after the "not guilty" verdict was returned in the trial of Los Angeles police officers for the beating of Rodney King, Franklin delivered a piercing depiction of the color line that persists in America. A scathing portrait of how discrimination has been allowed to flourish and a poignantly despairing prognosis for its end, The Color Line: Legacy for the Twenty-First Century is a perfect companion to the earlier volume. Together these books powerfully define and describe the long-held, but still unrealized, goal of equal rights for all Americans.
  • Format: Trade Paperback
  • Author: Franklin, John Hope
  • ISBN: 9780826209641
  • Condition: Used
  • Dimensions: 7.99 x 0.32
  • Number Of Pages: 104
  • Publication Year: 1994

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