Op-ed: Simkins' Own Words Dishonorable

The Post and Courier, July 2, 2010

2 Pages Posted: 12 Jul 2010 Last revised: 8 Aug 2010

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Thomas D. Russell

University of Denver Sturm College of Law

Date Written: July 12, 2010

Abstract

This Op-ed from the Charleston Post and Courier uses William Stewart Simkins's own words to describe his criminal activity as a Ku Klux Klansman in Florida during Reconstruction.

Keywords: KKK, Ku Klux Klan, William Stewart Simkins, Texas Klan Dorm, University of Texas, Austin, Texas, reconciliation, reconstruction, legal history, Brown v. Board of Education, Sweatt v Painter, Tom Russell, Thomas Russell, University of Denver

Suggested Citation

Russell, Thomas David, Op-ed: Simkins' Own Words Dishonorable (July 12, 2010). The Post and Courier, July 2, 2010, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1639154

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