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A Road Map For Death Penalty Abolition

The turbulent post-war years of the 1950s made it imperative that the United States to confront the way it treated black citizens. When the Supreme Court ended support for public school segregation in 1954 it was after many decisions had undermined "separate but equal" but the Justices, aware they were entering disruptive territory, were influenced by Swedish economist Gunnar Myrdal's exhaustive yet best selling study, "An America Dilemma.
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