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Jimmy Carter’s Sleazy Segregationist Campaign For Governor

“He was a moderate to moderates, a conservative to conservatives, and a liberal to liberals.”

Photo of Jimmy Carter — from the Department of Defense, Public Domain

“You won’t like my campaign, but you will like my administration,” Jimmy Carter told Vernon Jordan, a Black Atlanta lawyer, in 1970.

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Ryan Fan

Ryan Fan

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