30 Issues | A History of Facing Whiteness in America

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President Johnson on his 1964 poverty tour.

Nell Irvin Painter, Professor of American History Emerita at Princeton University and the Author of The History of White People (2011), and Nancy Isenberg, Professor of American History at LSU, Salon.com contributor, and the Author of White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America (Viking, 2016), review the history of "whiteness" in America.