Article on a discussion of race conducted at Notre Dame by James Silver and African-American activist Maulana Ron Karenga, in which Silver declared that the only hope for African Americans is "an alliance with the powers that be," and Karenga...
American Association of University Professors; College integration -- Mississippi -- Oxford; Barrett, Russell H.
Dr. Russell Barrett, a University of Mississippi political science professor, discusses actions taken by the university's chapter of the American Association of University Professors to assist during the process of James Meredith's enrollment
American Association of University Professors; University of Mississippi -- Riot, Sept. 30, 1962; College integration -- Mississippi -- Oxford
Article about a protest, by the University of Mississippi chapter of the American Association of University Professors, of an article issued by the University News Service that downplayed the seriousness of racial problems at the university and...
Fragment of an article about five African Americans arrested in connection with the firebombing of the home of Hartman Turnbow, including Turnbow himself, which law enforcement charged was an "effort to stir up sympathy for the [African-American...
Art -- censorship; Education, Higher -- Mississippi
Letter to the editor about an editorial cartoon apparently criticizing the censorship of art in the Soviet Union, shortly after an incident of artistic censorship on the campus of the University of Mississippi
Timeline detailing Governor Ross Barnett's interactions with the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans, beginning when the Court issued a restraining order prohibiting Barnett from interfering with James Meredith's enrollment at the...
Barnett, Ross R. (Ross Robert), 1898-1987; College integration -- Mississippi -- Oxford
Article detailing Governor Ross Barnett's insistence on preventing an African-American student from enrolling at the University of Mississippi law school the year after James Meredith integrated the university
Barnett, Ross R. (Ross Robert), 1898-1987; Ex-convicts -- Civil rights -- United States
Editorial praising Governor Ross Barnett for suspending the sentence of Clyde Kennard, an African American who was sent to prison for seven years for stealing chicken feed and was subsequently diagnosed with cancer
Barnett, Ross R. (Ross Robert), 1898-1987; Johnson, Paul B., 1916-1985; Meredith, James, 1933-; College integration -- Mississippi -- Oxford
Description of a published transcript of a conversation between Governor Ross Barnett and Lieutenant Governor Paul Johnson, showing evidence that they "wilfully prevented James H. Meredith from registering as a student at the University of...
Barnett, Ross R. (Ross Robert), 1898-1987; Johnson, Paul B., 1916-1985; Meredith, James, 1933-; United States. Department of Justice
Article discussing whether Mississippi governors Ross Barnett and Paul Johnson should be allowed a jury trial in the case of criminal contempt charges filed against them by the United States Justice Department