OVER 50 years ago a white journalist dyed his skin black to experience segregation in America’s Deep South. Listen to this report about John Howard Griffin:
Photo: Three students at Clinton High School picket their school as it became the first state-supported school in Tennessee to integrate. The boys are, from left, Buddy Trammell, Max Stiles and Tommy Sanders. Trammell and Sanders later discarded the pro-segregation signs and reported to classes. Date: 27/08/1956
Would you like to support Flashbak?
Please consider making a donation to our site. We don't want to rely on ads to bring you the best of visual culture. You can also support us by signing up to our Mailing List. And you can also follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. For great art and culture delivered to your door, visit our shop.