Massive resistance was a strategy declared by . Senator Harry F. Byrd Sr. of Virginia along with his brother-in-law as the leader in the Virginia General Assembly, Democrat Delegate James M. Thomson of Alexandria, to unite white politicians and leaders in Virginia in a campaign of new state laws and policies to prevent public school desegregation, particularly after the Brown v. Board of Education Supreme Court decision in 1954.
Massive resistance was a policy declared by . Byrd, Sr. of Virginia to unite other white politicians and leaders in Virginia in a campaign of new state laws and policies to prevent public school desegregation, particularly after the Brown v. Board of Education Supreme Court decision in 1954
The title, Resistance Radio is borrowed from that show and is the name of the pirate station featured in that show. The idea, it seems, is for old standards to be covered by today’s artists (and some not really from today). The main problem is that cover albums are tricky
When massive resistance collapsed in Virginia in February, 1959, the white community of Prince Edward County continued its defiance of federal law by closing and keeping closed its public schools. The Supreme Court’s original case in 1954 was a consolidation of several cases, which was awarded the sobriquet, Brown v. Board. It could just have easily been Davis v. In 1951, the NAACP brought suit against the School Board of Prince Edward County, an anchor county in Virginia’s agricultural Southside
|1||–Beres Hammond||Putting Up Resistance|
|2||–Beres Hammond And U Roy*||Resistance|
|4||–Yasus Afari||The Revolution|
|5||–Half Pint||The System|
|7||–Frankie Paul||Keep The Faith|
|8||–Cutty Ranks||Hypocritical System|
|9||–Brigadier Jerry||Keep It Up|
|10||–Sugar Minott||Center Of Attraction|
|11||–Leroy Smart||Poor Man Struggle|
- Engineer – Bulby*, Bravo*, Fatta*
- Musician – Clive Hunt, Dean Fraser, Chinna Smith*, Flabba Holt*, Sly Dunbar
- Producer, Arranged By – Tappa Zukie*
- Written-by [Rhythm] – Beresford Hammond*
NotesRecorded and mixed at Mixing Lab, Leggo's and JR Studio.
c & p 1994 Tafari Music Inc., USA.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 021823314228
|CD 33142-2||Various||Massive Resistance (CD, Comp)||Dreadbeat||CD 33142-2||Germany||1994|