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Black Workers in the Deep South

Hosea Hudson

Black Workers in the Deep South

a personal record

by Hosea Hudson

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Published by International publishers in New York .
Written in English

Edition Notes

Statementby Hosea Hudson.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages130
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21027578M

By , slaves were concentrated in the "black belt" located in the a. border states of Kentucky, Missouri, and Maryland. b. Deep South states of Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, and Louisiana. c. old South states of Virginia, North Carolina, and South Carolina. d. new Southwest states of Texas, Arkansas, and Indian Territory.   The boycott's success led King and other black ministers to form the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, which became a major instigator of civil rights protest. The movement picked up steam after February 1, , when four black college students in Greensboro, North Carolina, organized the first sit-in at a Woolworth's lunch : Truthout.   Brotherhoods of Color: Black Railroad Workers and the Struggle for Equality. By Eric Arnesen (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, PP. $/cloth $/paper). Eric Arnesen has staked our an important and subtle position for himself in recent debates on African Americans and the American trade union movement. Prisons were built in the South as part of the backlash to Black Reconstruction and as a mechanism to re-enslave Black workers. In the late 19th-century South, an extensive prison system was developed in the interest of maintaining the racial and economic relationship of slavery. Louisiana’s famous Angola Prison illustrates this history best.

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