Tag: T.R.M. Howard
The Black Maverick in His Office

This is the second in a series of photos relating to my book (co-authored by Linda Royster Beito), Black Maverick: T.R.M. Howard Fight for Civil Rights and Economic Power (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2009). The book is about the civil rights leader, self-help champion, entrepreneur, and surgeon, T.R.M. Howard. In addition to being...
Read More »

A Black (Republican) Maverick Meets Ike

This is the first in a series of photos relating to my book (co-authored by Linda Royster Beito), Black Maverick: T.R.M. Howard Fight for Civil Rights and Economic Power (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2009). The book is about the civil rights leader, self-help champion, entrepreneur, and surgeon, T.R.M. Howard. Pictured at right is...
Read More »

Harper’s on Black Maverick

Scott Horton of Harper’s Magazine (not the “other Scott Horton” at antiwar.com) just did a story on my book (co-authored by Linda Royster Beito) Black Maverick: T.R.M. Howard’s Fight for Civil Rights and Economic Power: T.R.M. Howard was not everyone’s idea of a civil rights hero, and his accomplishments have been widely neglected. But...
Read More »

National Review on Black Maverick

The word is slowly getting out about my book (co-authored by Linda Beito), Black Maverick: T.R.M. Howard’s Fight for Civil Rights and Economic Power. John J. Miller has interviewed us for the National Review: ‘While historians have properly acknowledged the contributions of clergymen and grassroots activists” to the civil-rights movement, write David T. Beito...
Read More »

Video of Dr. T.R.M. Howard (Civil Rights/Self Help Champion)

This is a film clip of T.R.M. Howard from December 1955 in which he describes his strategy to fight the credit squeeze by the racist Mississippi white Citizens Councils against civil rights activists. Howard is the subject of my book, Black Maverick: T.R.M. Howard’s Fight for Civil Rights and Economic Power. He was a...
Read More »

  • Catalyst
  • MyGovCost.org
  • FDAReview.org
  • OnPower.org
  • elindependent.org