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Percy Greene and the Jackson advocate

the life and times of a radical conservative black newspaperman, 1897-1977

by Julius Eric Thompson

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Published by McFarland in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mississippi,
  • Jackson,
  • Southern States
    • Subjects:
    • Greene, Percy, 1897-1977.,
    • Jackson advocate.,
    • Journalists -- Mississippi -- Jackson -- Biography.,
    • African American journalists -- Mississippi -- Jackson -- Biography.,
    • Civil rights movements -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Journalism -- Mississippi -- Jackson -- History -- 20th century.,
    • African Americans -- Civil rights -- Southern States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-191) and index.

      Statementby Julius E. Thompson.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN4874.G683 T48 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 198 p. :
      Number of Pages198
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1093569M
      ISBN 100786400153
      LC Control Number94017974

      The Jackson Advocate (a little history: Jackson Advocate is an African-American weekly newspaper in Jackson, Mississippi, founded in by Percy Greene. Greene, a veteran of World War I and a Civil Rights leader in the s and s, was determined to make a contribution to the struggle of African-American people in the South during a time when they were severely oppressed by legal. Percy Greene aroused disparate reactions among colleagues during his turbulent career as editor of theJackson Advocate, Mississippi’s leading black newspaper during the state’s strife-filled struggle for civil until his death in , Greene charted an editorial path that earned him both high praise and passionate loathing.

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