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On account of race : the Supreme Court, white supremacy, and the ravaging of African American voting rights

text On account of race : the Supreme Court, white supremacy, and the ravaging of African American voting rights

Summary
"Beginning in 1876, the Court systematically dismantled both the equal protection guarantees of the Fourteenth Amendment, at least for African-Americans, and what seemed to be the guarantee of the right to vote in the Fifteenth. And so, of the mor... Read more
Contents
Introduction -- Prologue : Overthrow -- Who votes? -- Two amendments... -- Power in black and white : The Klan -- ....and a third : equal rights comes to the ballot box -- A fragile illusion -- Any way you slice it : The Slaughter-House cases -- E... Read more
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xii, 283 pages ; 24 cm
Publisher
Counterpoint Press 2020

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TADL-WOOD 342.7308 GOL in Adult Non-fiction Available

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