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Unformatted text preview: speak out, and a fear of becoming involved in change. The murder of OQuinn was a method to scare other black community leaders from forming anti-discrimination groups, and it demonstrates the control for power over the blacks. From this tactic, the blacks have seen the consequences of being involved in protesting the race division in Mississippi. The murder showed that if the black community chooses to speak out, then the consequences will most likely become another murder like Samuel OQuinn....
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This document was uploaded on 10/26/2011 for the course SOCI 106 at UMass (Amherst).
- Fall '10