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Race is once again a leading issue in American politics. The clock has been turned back on the progress of the 1960s, and again hostility, resentment and racial conflict threaten to divide the nation.

Author Notes
  Studs Terkel is the author of eleven books of oral history, including Hard Times, Hope Dies Last, Working, and the Pulitzer Prize-winning "The Good War" (all available from The New Press)