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Unformatted text preview: -new deals reinforced old disadvantages for blacks, they didnt apply for social security because on the books they werent workers-fair labors act and national labor relations act helped whites at first not blacks-new work programs AAA refused to hire blacks-government refused to give loans to blacks to get a home-why did government help whites more than blacks?-government wanted economy to keep up, as blacks worked for far less-didnt want to devalue rich white housing communities-all unions were on strike so they were forced to deal with it within the plants, but not with housing Essay #4-they vary over time, the civil war ended in 1865, where class was more salient than race-plessy vs ferguson 1896, separate but equal which...
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This note was uploaded on 01/16/2012 for the course SOCIOLOGY 102 taught by Professor Mcgan during the Fall '10 term at University of Michigan.
- Fall '10