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Unformatted text preview: the system of sharecropping that was prevalent in those days. I also couldn’t believe the brutality employed by whites to continue the system of segregation. Even without considering the lynchings that took place on a regular basis, the use of attack dogs and fire hoses on children were a barbaric attempt by white leaders to retain power and continue the Jim Crow system....
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This note was uploaded on 04/13/2010 for the course HIST 095 taught by Professor J.moore during the Summer '09 term at Vermont.
- Summer '09