Race riots in Oxford, Mississippi, over enrolment of first black university student

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James H Meredith becomes first black University student to enrol in Mississippi and his enrolment prompts race riots.

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Editors. "Race riots in Oxford, Mississippi, over enrolment of first black university student ". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2010
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