Southern Manifesto: Massive Resistance (14 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Lucas Paul Richert (University of Saskatchewan)


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

Richert, Lucas Paul. "Southern Manifesto: Massive Resistance". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2008
[, accessed 09 December 2016.]

Related Groups

  1. American Civil-Rights Movement in the 1960s