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The Color Line: Legacy for the Twenty-First Century
by John Hope Franklin
University of Missouri Press, 1993
eISBN: 978-0-8262-6056-7 | Cloth: 978-0-8262-0894-1 | Paper: 978-0-8262-0964-1
Library of Congress Classification E185.615.F69 1993
Dewey Decimal Classification 305.800973

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ABOUT THIS BOOK
Nearly twenty years after his book Racial Equality in America, Franklin addressed the issue of racial inequality. In the Paul Anthony Brick Lectures given at the University of Missouri-Columbia, just one day after the "not guilty" verdict was returned in the trial of Los Angeles police officers for the beating of Rodney King, Franklin delivered a piercing depiction of the color line that persists in America. A scathing portrait of how discrimination has been allowed to flourish and a poignantly despairing prognosis for its end, The Color Line: Legacy for the Twenty-First Century is a perfect companion to the earlier volume. Together these books powerfully define and describe the long-held, but still unrealized, goal of equal rights for all Americans.

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