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A church, a school : Pulitzer Prize-winning civil rights editorials from the Atlanta constitution / Ralph McGill ; new introduction by Angie Maxwell.

Author/Creator:
McGill, Ralph, 1898-1969.
Publication:
Columbia, S.C. : University of South Carolina Press, c2012.
Format/Description:
Book
xxxii, 92 p. ; 21 cm.
Edition:
Pbk. ed.
Series:
Southern classics series.
Southern classics series
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Subjects:
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Segregation -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
Southern States -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
Segregation in education -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
Rule of law -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
Contents:
Introduction: "Let Us Now Praise Ralph McGill"
A Church, a School
"Mene, Mene, Tekel, Upharsin" Daniel
Bombing at Clinton Harms Entire South
Nehru Speaks for the U.S.
While the Clock Ticks
Kluxers Flee Americans
The Oldest Constitution
Reverence for the Law
Brooklyn, Little Rock
"The Judicial Power"
Decision in Faubus Case
Notes on Bastille Day
General Lee Reminds Us
The President as Professor
Once a Biscuit Is Opened
After Schools Close, Then What?
"Ninety Per Cent Are Lunatics"
"Know Thy Adversary!"
Educate Only the Well to Do?
If We Ask the Missionaries
A Lesson We Can Learn
Whose States Rights?
States Rights, State Failures
A Plea for Simple Truth
Violence Destroys Its Own Purposes
Byrd Machine Knocked Out
In What Fire Was Thy Brain?
We Now Trust Our Youth
The Slow Mills of Law!
Notes:
"Published in cooperation with the Institute for Southern Studies of the University of South Carolina."
Originally published: New York : Abingdon Press, 1959.
Includes bibliographical references.
Contributor:
University of South Carolina. Institute for Southern Studies.
ISBN:
9781611171297 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1611171296 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
794973743