Book CoverAfter the Civil War, the U.S. seemed poised to give equal rights to millions of former black slaves. Yet, during the following decades, the South saw the rise of Jim Crow laws and racial segregation. In the book, Inherently Unequal, constitutional scholar Lawrence Goldstone points the blame squarely at the United States Supreme Court. To read a review of Inherently Unequal from the LA Times, click here.

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