'The Race Beat' | Arkansas Blog

Thursday, November 30, 2006

'The Race Beat'

Posted By on Thu, Nov 30, 2006 at 6:39 PM

NPR has an excellent (and thorough) look at the 1957 desegregation crisis in Little Rock.

It recounts the roles played by the late Arkansas Gazette and the Arkansas Democrat in that crisis, with a long and educational excerpt from a new book, The Race Beat by Gene Roberts and Hank Klibanoff.

Read . . . and learn.

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