Lesson 20 - Desegration in SC | Conversations on SC History

Noted South Carolina historian Dr. Walter Edgar discusses the key issues in SC History.

Desegregation and other social change in South Carolina is discussed:

  1. World War II – Catalyst for Change
  2. Transformation of Political Scene: Strom Thurmond, James F. Byrnes
  3. Briggs v. Elliott would become basic for Brown v. Board of Education
  4. 1960's - Voting Rights Act, Civil Rights Act, Desegregation

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