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ScalawagA White Southerner's Journey through Segregation to Human Rights Activism
Edward H. Peeples, with Nancy MacLean. Afterword by James H. Hershman Jr.
Scalawag tells the surprising story of a white working-class boy who became an unlikely civil rights activist. Born in 1935 in Richmond, where he was sent to segregated churches and schools, Ed Peeples was taught the ethos and lore of white supremacy by every adult in his young life. That message... More