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Tuesday, September 14, 2010

On football, race and Little Rock

Posted By on Tue, Sep 14, 2010 at 9:04 AM

The Wall Street Journal today has a sparkling review of Little Rock native Jay Jennings' new book, "Carry the Rock," using the 2007 Central High football team, Little Rock School board politics and an assessment of the city 50 years after the crisis as a measure of modern race relations.

We'll be having more on the book in the Times before long.

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