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An evening with Charles Sifford

Charlie Sifford, the legendary black golfer and civil rights pioneer to whom the University of St Andrews will give an honorary degree next week, will meet and answer questions from the public in St Andrews at a special event staged to mark the award of his degree.

Fresh insight into racism in U.S textile mills

A modern historian, who has spent several years investigating previously untapped legal records and oral interviews, has revealed a fresh insight into the rights of black workers in the American South.