Summary: A surprise frontrunner emerges in the 1972 Democratic primaries: the race-baiting, segregationist Alabama governor George Wallace.

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Studies and Other Primary Sources:

Historical speeches, news footage, and other archival tape excerpted in the episode were gathered from:

  • Alabama Department of Archives and History

  • Alexander Street Media

  • Ball State University

  • Brown Media Archive at the University of Georgia

  • Center for Sacramento History


  • John F. Kennedy Library

  • Museum of the Moving Image

  • Vanderbilt Television News Archive

  • Virginia Center for Digital History

  • Washington University in St. Louis

  • YouTube