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God with UsLived Theology and the Freedom Struggle in Americus, Georgia, 1942-1976$
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Ansley L. Quiros

Print publication date: 2018

Print ISBN-13: 9781469646763

Published to North Carolina Scholarship Online: September 2019

DOI: 10.5149/northcarolina/9781469646763.001.0001

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God with Us

Ansley L. Quiros

University of North Carolina Press

This chapter analyzes the years from 1965-1976 in Americus and Southwest Georgia. It discusses school integration and shifting race relations, the Student Interracial Ministry (SIM), the transition of Koinonia Farm to Koinonia Partners, and the political rise of Jimmy Carter. Even in a changing region, the role of theology remained central, as race and religion continued to influence American politics and American life.

Keywords:   Americus High School, Student Interracial Ministry (SIM), Charles Sherrod, Koinonia Partners, Millard Fuller, Habitat for Humanity, Jimmy Carter, Hamilton Jordan, Peanut Brigade

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