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Title: Ronald Walter, Chief Administrative Assistant to congressman Harold Ford, 1983
Contributor: Walter, Ronald
Faist, Thomas
Keywords: Oral history;Interviews;Memphis (Tenn.);Civil rights;Black Leaders;Politics;Voting;Social justice;Race relations;Racism;Tennessee;Segregation
Issue Date: 19-Sep-1983
Publisher: Rhodes College
Description: Here, Ronald Walter recalls becoming Chief Administrative Assistant to congressman Harold Ford between 1977 and 1981 and how being African American influenced the political strategies carried out by Senator Ford. He also discusses the forms of discrimination from both within and without the African American community, and how economic development is the key to progressing civil rights.
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Appears in Collections:Everett R. Cook Oral History Collection

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