Southern Manifesto: Massive Resistance

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  • Lucas Paul Richert (University of Saskatchewan)

Historical Context Note

Massive resistance to Supreme Court desegregation rulings was called for 12 March by 101 Southern congressmen.

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Citation:
Richert, Lucas Paul. "Southern Manifesto: Massive Resistance". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2008
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=5646, accessed 25 July 2014.]


Related Groups

  1. American Civil-Rights Movement in the 1960s