Exposing the Primary Agents and Beneficiaries of Racism – AAIHS

This ruling-class could not simply assume that poor whites would always think and behave in racist ways; masters felt the need to strategize and encourage expressions of white supremacy, which in practice meant banning abolitionist literature and punishing advocates of such ideas.

Source: Exposing the Primary Agents and Beneficiaries of Racism – AAIHS

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