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Burning of African American churches in North Carolina and perceptions of race relations

Burning of African American churches in North Carolina and perceptions of race relations

executive summary of a community forum held July 18, 1996, Charlotte, North Carolina

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Published by U.S. Commission on Civil Rights in [Atlanta, GA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North Carolina,
  • North Carolina.
    • Subjects:
    • African Americans -- Crimes against -- North Carolina.,
    • Hate crimes -- North Carolina.,
    • African American churches -- Fires and fire prevention -- North Carolina.,
    • Church buildings -- Fires and fire prevention -- North Carolina.,
    • Arson investigation -- North Carolina.,
    • North Carolina -- Race relations.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby the North Carolina Advisory Committee to the United States Commission on Civil Rights.
      ContributionsUnited States Commission on Civil Rights. North Carolina Advisory Committee.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE185.93.N6 B87 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination12 p. ;
      Number of Pages12
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL738575M
      LC Control Number97129819
      OCLC/WorldCa35819741

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Commission on Civil Rights, ]. Burning of African American Churches in North Carolina and Perceptions of Race Relations Nine African American churches were subjected to arson in North Carolina between December and June These fires were among the more than 59 arsons of African American churches in the South between January and June l These fires have.

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