Why did African Americans switch their allegiance from the Republican Party to the Democratic Party?

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    After World War II, the Democratic Party became the party of civil rights.
     President Franklin Roosevelt resisted efforts to include African Americans in New Deal programs.
     The Democratic Party embraced the idea of "states rights" in 1964.
asked Aug 3, 2012 in Political Science by anonymous
    

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After World War II, the Democratic Party became the party of civil rights.
answered Aug 5, 2012 by Trex ~Top Expert~ (5,685 points)



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