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Blue Texas : the making of a multiracial Democratic coalition in the Civil Rights era / Max Krochmal.

Author:
Krochmal, Max [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
xiii, 537 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
Series:
Justice, power, and politics. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 429-512) and index.
Contents:
People are power : the mass uprising and the maverick coalition -- Segregation is an economic problem : black workers win the right to vote -- Forcing us together in self-defense : the Cold War, the black vote and the liberal movement -- Minorities combine : G.J. Sutton, Albert Peña, and the Democrats of Texas -- Unions are needed so desperately here : the rebirth of the labor movement and the seeds of the Bexar coalition -- We shall be heard : rights in black and brown from the sit-ins to Viva Kennedy -- Trying to reach substantially unanimous agreement : the "Latin vote" and the first democratic coalition -- Separating the wheat from the chaff : intra-racial divides beget inter-racial unity -- They'll never separate us again : the multiracial democratic coalition on the march -- New power for the Texas minorities : winning the battles, losing the war.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781469626758 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
  • 1469626756 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
  • ((ebook))
LCCN:
2016004007
OCLC:
936687519
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