By John H. Haley
A political activist, yet by no means an intensive, he skillfully used his journalistic skills and his own contacts with whites to publicize the issues and growth of his race. He recommended blacks to best friend themselves with the easiest of the white leaders, and he always reminded whites that their remedy of his race ran counter to their professed non secular ideals and the elemental tenets of the yankee liberal culture. through conscientiously balancing his efforts, Hunter helped to set up a spirit of passive protest opposed to racial injustice.
John Haley's compelling booklet, mostly in keeping with Hunter's voluminous papers, provides a different chance to view race kinfolk in North Carolina in the course of the eyes of a black guy. It additionally presents the 1st non-stop survey of the black adventure within the country from the top of the Civil warfare to the nice melancholy, an account that opinions the assumption that race kin have been higher in North Carolina than in different southern states.
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Charles N. Hunter and Race Relations in North Carolina (The James Sprunt Studies in History and Political Science) by John H. Haley