Unearthing a history of bigotry and the misuse of political power

This article goes well with my post We Have Not Yet “Overcome” Full article here: The Unearthing of the Johns Committee’s Dirty Work “Working with virtually no legal authority, but wielding the power of intimidation like a blunt instrument, the committee hired investigators, ran surveillance and sting operations, and yanked professors and students alike out of their […]

We Have Not Yet “Overcome”

March 7th marked the 48th anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, Civil Rights March: the Bloody Sunday March. It was at the height of the Civil Rights Movement, and the march was televised across the country and being monitored in the White House. It led President Lyndon B. Johnson, addressing a  joint session of […]