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Reform, red scare, and ruin

James Smallwood

Reform, red scare, and ruin

Virginia Durr, prophet of the New South

by James Smallwood

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Published by Xlibris in [Philadelphia] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Durr, Virginia Foster.,
  • Social reformers -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Women social reformers -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Civil rights workers -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Women civil rights workers -- United States -- Biography.,
  • African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century.,
  • African Americans -- Civil rights -- Alabama -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Civil rights -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Civil rights -- Alabama -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Alabama -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-277) and index.

    StatementJames Smallwood.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT275.D8848 S63 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination301 p. :
    Number of Pages301
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16986896M
    ISBN 109781425732035, 9781425732028
    LC Control Number2006909885

    Reform America's reaction to Communism resulted in drastic reforms by the U.S. government. The formation of the House Committee on Un-American Activities led to the seeking out of alleged Communists in academia, government, and most famously in the Hollywood film industry. In response to: 'The Red Scare': An Exchange from the April 8, issue. To the Editors. I found the purported exchange between Sam Tanenhaus and nineteen critics over his essay “The Red Scare” [NYR, April 8] interesting not so much for the issues they disputed as for those they Schrecker’s book Many Are the Crimes is surely a huge disappointment, an immense amount of.

    Charles S. Johnson Biography Sociologist (–) ↑ BHAwiki, Southern Conference for Human Welfare meeting ↑ [Reform, Red Scare, and Ruin: Virginia Durr, Prophet of the New South By James Smallwood page 93] ↑ Black Struggle, Red Scare: Segregation and Anti-communism in the South, By Jeff Woods page Red scare: FBI and the origins of anticommunism in the United States, OAPEN (Open Access Publishing in European Networks) Empfohlene Zitierung / Suggested Citation: Schmidt, R. (). Red scare: FBI and the origins of anticommunism in the United States, An unchanged version in PDF format of the printed book: Regin.

    The Alabama Review is a peer-reviewed academic journal that presents the best of scholarship on the history of the state. Published by the Alabama Historical Association in cooperation with the Auburn University history department, the Review covers a wide range of topics: pre-Revolutionary War colonization, Native Americans, state and regional politics, the Confederacy and the Civil War. Labor unions were the groups that were most affected by the Red Scare. Some American businesses used the Red Scare as a method to demonize labor unions, claiming they were all communists. As a.


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He was the author of The Jungle and dozens of other books. So he was well known as a socialist, but he was running on a New Deal platform as the Democratic candidate. So conservatives were able to use red-baiting to discredit a lot of reform proposals for decades. We.The Lavender Scare, directed by Josh Howard and narrated by Glenn Close, is a documentary film that recounts the events of the Lavender Scare.

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