Andrew Maraniss is the author of the bestseller "Strong Inside: Perry Wallace and the Collision of Race and Sports in the South," which received the Lillian Smith Book Award and RFK Book Awards’ Special Recognition prize.
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The NBA prospect uses his fame to push for change
Southeast Missouri State players aim to heal community wounds — especially for those with personal pain
Museum offers a rare glimpse of black schools before integration
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