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Book Review: Fraternity

Diane Brady spotlights five African-American students integrating a Catholic college in 1968

Holy Cross College, in Worcester, Mass., was not exactly a bastion of racial tolerance in 1968. When Martin Luther King Jr. was felled by an assassin’s bullet, a white student rushed into a dorm study center, trained his gaze on the sole black student in the room and announced that “Martin Luther Coon” had just been shot. … Back to Article

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