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Here’s a joke: Q: What did the Nazi say to the segregationist?
A few weeks prior to their historic act, then-Arkansas Governor Orval Faubus called in the state National Guard to stand by as an angry mob of segregationists blocked the nine students from entering the all-White school.
Alabama’s defiant attitude, which extends back to secessionist firebrand and slave master William Lowndes Yancey, includes a genealogy of assorted demagogues capped off by arch-segregationist George Wallace.
On the first day of the new school year, angry mobs of segregationists confronted the nine students on their way to Central.
Other statues on the Capitol grounds include Confederate Gen. John B. Gordon and segregationists Sen. Richard Russell and Gov. Eugene Talmadge.
Similarly, the statue of Supreme Court justice and segregationist Roger B. Taney was taken down from the Maryland State House grounds after midnight Friday, representing a change of heart by Republican Gov. Larry Hogan.
This Buckley defended Sen. Joseph McCarthy, flirted with the John Birch Society, and condoned the violence of Southern segregationists.
The second spike began in the early 1950s and lasted through the 1960s, as the civil rights movement led to a backlash among segregationists.
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