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Samuel Lubell

Samuel Lubell

Of the key elements in the American electorate, Negroes have consistently been the most loyal of voters. Over the past half century, when major shifts...

On the day the Supreme Court declared segregation unconstitutional the Savannah, Georgia, chapter of Rotary was holding a luncheon meeting. Someone brought in a news...

Congress has often been attacked as a veritable “house of misrepresentatives.” Its members are widely portrayed as being concerned primarily with local interests or with...

For a full generation the Republicans have suffered from an inferiority complex, reflecting a painful awareness that they lacked political sex appeal on economic issues....

Ever since the election of 1936, the theme of a possible Southern breakaway from the national Democratic party has been a favorite one for political...