Diane McWhorter

Diane McWhorter is the author of Carry Me Home: Birmingham, Alabama—The Climactic Battle of the Civil Rights Revolution and a young-adult history of the movement, A Dream of Freedom.

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Oct. 17 2008 7:07 PMA Legacy of ResentmentAre McCain and Palin Wallace's heirs?
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Oct. 25 2005 7:48 PMRosa ParksThe story behind her sitting down.
Culturebox
March 4 2004 6:43 PMDangerous MindsWilliam F. Buckley soft-pedals the legacy of journalist Westbrook Pegler in The New Yorker.
Politics
Nov. 28 2006 6:29 PMThe N-WordUnmentionable lessons of the midterm aftermath.
Politics
Nov. 5 2004 5:51 PMWhy Americans Hate Democrats—A DialogueMorality is the new "race."
Politics
July 1 2003 3:11 PMStrom's SkeletonThe late segregationist's black daughter.
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