Chairman Jones: An Improbable Leader

Chairman Jones tells the story of James Henry Jones, a black farmer who disregarded racism and lack of education to emerge as a trailblazer during the school desegregation crisis in Northampton County, NC. Triggered by Northampton’s fifteen-year refusal to integrate the County’s public schools, Jones led the fight to end nearly a century of inequality … Continue reading Chairman Jones: An Improbable Leader