Lecture 19, 20 . Political Movement and Key terms

Lecture 19, 20 . Political Movement and Key terms -...

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Politics   Katznelson - transformation of American southern electorate  o American south being a 1 party system (democratic system) - party of white man o Reinforced that in 1920s by running all white primaries. The only race that counted. o Civil rights act -  o White only primary and whiteness of democratic party paid off southern legislative. Checking the nature and reforms and Roosevelt o Power of southern - SS national relations act. GI bill, price of admission, price of not  blocking it o Southern majority control in both the house and senate o Race neutral language to exclude  o South - non-union sector   No union culture in the South o 1920s and 1930s - have two generation worker and now raising a third generation  union in Detroit o Situation - racial understanding (conceptions) permeates play a critical role in the  reaction to civil rights movement, reaction to bus incident, demonstrations, etc 1865 settled?   Johnson was right - with quickness - 1964 - 1968 - the beginning of shift within the white south  from the democratic south.   George Wallace o Didn't do just as well in Alabama, but in the northern states. o
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