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Carolina IsraeliteHow Harry Golden Made Us Care about Jews, the South, and Civil Rights$
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Kimberly Hartnett

Print publication date: 2015

Print ISBN-13: 9781469621036

Published to North Carolina Scholarship Online: January 2016

DOI: 10.5149/northcarolina/9781469621036.001.0001

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A New Life and a New Cause in Dixie

A New Life and a New Cause in Dixie

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(p.79) Chapter Three A New Life and a New Cause in Dixie
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Carolina Israelite
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Kimberly Marlowe Hartnett

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University of North Carolina Press
DOI:10.5149/northcarolina/9781469621036.003.0003

This chapter examines the new role that Harry Golden and the Carolina Israelite obtained as Golden continued to express his anti-discriminatory views: as a transplant intrigued by southerners, both Gentiles and Jews, and as an observer of the national scene and the changing attitudes about race issues. Due to his increased popularity, his essays started to appear in different outlets, such as the Congress Bi-Weekly, which serves as the house organ of the American Jewish Congress. The chapter also explores Golden’s involvement in the Civil Rights Movement, describing his interactions with the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), and with A. Philip Randolph, founder of the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and an influential African American activist. During this time, Golden also became a member of both the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) and the Fellowship of Reconciliation, two groups that fought against racial discrimination.

Keywords:   Harry Golden, Carolina Israelite, racial discrimination, Congress Bi-Weekly, American Jewish Congress, Civil Rights Movement, NAACP, Congress of Racial Equality, Fellowship of Reconciliation

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