Unformatted text preview: communism. However, it could be merely that with the blacks being the second largest group to whites at the time backing this could be a threat to capitalism. However, the blacks never had any such intentions hence they left the movement and started their own which became the focus of the government in the 1960’s. While this movement presented nothing to oppose control or change in the government, it meant to do away with the racist institutions still in place such as segregation and Jim Crow. The government felt this was more of a threat due to the change in the balance of races, which would lead to new institutions and change in society....
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This note was uploaded on 09/25/2011 for the course ETHS 100 taught by Professor Shenoda during the Spring '06 term at S.F. State.
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