18) Civil Rights: "Moral" Geopolitics?

02.10.2014 - By E Pluribus Unum: History of the United States

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Was the Civil Rights Era in the U.S. a response to the geopolitical forces of the Cold War? Can the LBJ's Great Society be understood in the context of international affairs? And how can we explain the evolution of the American political parties, and their reversal of historical positions in the middle of the Twentieth Century?

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