Country Homes & Interiors - March 2011 by Rhoda Parry (Editor)

By Rhoda Parry (Editor)

Show description

Read Online or Download Country Homes & Interiors - March 2011 PDF

Similar nonfiction_2 books

Time and Place in Deuteronomy (JSOT Supplement)

The booklet is a literary and theological learn of the topics of time and position, which goals to set the so-called 'centralization-law' of Deut 12-26 within the extensive context of the booklet. The authors convey that point and position are pervasive issues of Deuteronomy, a vital a part of its articulation of its knowing of background, faith and ethics.

Additional info for Country Homes & Interiors - March 2011

Sample text

In the scramble one of the Freedom Riders could escape only by running into the woods; the others had to flee in the car, leaving him behind. We notified the Monroe city police, our county police, the Charlotte police, and the Mecklenburg County police that a Freedom Rider was in the woods, miss43 NEGROES WITH GUNS ing, and the racists were trying to catch him. We were afraid he would be lynched. We asked them to intercede. The Mon­ roe police refused. The Union County police refused. Rev. Brooks called the Governor's office.

This confession was sent to the Department of Justice, which took no action. 58 THE MONROE CASE: CONSPIRACY AGAINST THE NEGRO ised to drop the charges against him and release him immediately in exchange for the beating. Stack sent this con­ fession to the CAMD because two weeks after he was re­ leased he was again picked up and sentenced on the same charges that were supposedly dropped. Conrad Lynn forwarded the original of the confession to Attorney General Robert Kennedy and asked for an imme­ diate investigation of the Monroe Police Department.

The grounds 36 THE STRUGGLE FOR MILITANCY IN THE NAACP for their refusal were: "because of the break in diplomatic relations between the United States and Cuba, the govern­ ment of the United States cannot extend normal protective services to its citizens visiting Cuba. " This false pretense of being interested in protecting me was a farce of the first magnitude and classic hypocrisy. " The Federal government couldn't possibly have been interested in protection for me and my family, for they passed up many opportunities to protect us here at home.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.27 of 5 – based on 46 votes