James W. Loewen Quote

White Democrats opposed Reconstruction not because it was a failure, but because it was working. Today almost all historians of Reconstruction hold that view.


How Two Historians Responded To Racism In Mississippi (December 2014)

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White Democrats opposed Reconstruction not because it was a failure, but because it was working. Today almost all historians of Reconstruction hold...

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White Democrats opposed Reconstruction not because it was a failure, but because it was working. Today almost all historians of Reconstruction hold...

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White Democrats opposed Reconstruction not because it was a failure, but because it was working. Today almost all historians of Reconstruction hold...

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White Democrats opposed Reconstruction not because it was a failure, but because it was working. Today almost all historians of Reconstruction hold...