Blackballed: The Black and White Politics of Race on America's Campuses

Blackballed: The Black and White Politics of Race on America's Campuses

by Lawrence Ross

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781466891746
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
Publication date: 02/02/2016
Sold by: Macmillan
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 288
Sales rank: 1,183,362
File size: 4 MB

About the Author

LAWRENCE ROSS is a bestselling author, lecturer, writer, filmmaker, social media and consumer trends expert. His groundbreaking book, The Divine Nine: The History of African American Fraternities and Sororities, has become the preeminent book on African-American fraternities and sororities. He's written regular pieces for CNN.com, The Grio, The Root, Ebony.com, and USA Today. He lives in Westchester, CA.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments ix

Introduction A Century of Isolated Incidents 1

1 Jim Crow Greek Row 17

2 The Machine 49

3 Not Bitter, No Apologies 85

4 The Great American Half-Baked Sale 103

5 The Joke's on You, Black 137

6 Honoring the Dishonorable 177

7 We're Mad as Hell… and We're Taking Over the Building 207

Notes 233

Index 259

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