W. Ralph Eubanks
W. Ralph Eubanks is the author of "Ever is a Long Time: A Journey Into Mississippi's Dark Past," and is a visiting professor of English and Southern Studies at the University of Mississippi. He is currently at work on a book on Mississippi's literary landscape. Follow him on Twitter: @Wralpheubanks
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Wednesday, August 14, 2019
Mississippi ICE Raids a Call to Action for the Civil Rights Generation
The South's racial binary of black and white has long rendered its Latino citizens invisible. As World War I and the Great Migration shrank its black labor pool, Latinos from Texas and Mexico came to the Mississippi Delta in the 1910s and 1920s to work in its vast fields of cotton. Among the marks...