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National Democratic Party of Alabama

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Creator:Edmonds, Matthew C.
Title:National Democratic Party of Alabama
Date:2008 May 1
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Encyclopedia article about the National Democratic Party of Alabama (NDPA) which was formed in 1968 to provide blacks with an alternative to the state's white-controlled Democratic Party. Although it failed to make significant headway in statewide campaigns, the party did have some local success and provided many African Americans with their first experience in politics.

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Types:Articles | Interactive Resource
Subjects:National Democratic Party of Alabama | Democratic Party (Ala.) | Political parties--Alabama | Political participation--Alabama | African Americans--Politics and government | African Americans--Alabama--Political activity | African Americans--Alabama | African Americans--Civil rights--Alabama | Civil rights--Alabama | Black power--Alabama | Democratic National Convention (1968 : Chicago, Ill.) | Alabama
Collection:Encyclopedia of Alabama
Institution:Encyclopedia of Alabama
Contributors:Encyclopedia of Alabama (Project)
Online Publisher:[Auburn, Ala.] : Alabama Humanities Foundation and Auburn University | 2008-05-01
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