Modified on: February 14, 2019
“Racial prejudice thus put poor whites in the ironic position of fighting not only against the Negro but also against themselves. White supremacy, King wryly noted, can feed the egos of poor whites, but not their stomachs… His plans for a 1968 ‘Poor People’s Campaign’ called the white poor to form a class alliance across color lines…” (Rev. Thandeka)
Celebrating Black History: What do we need, and how do we create it?
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