American Power: Rand Paul Sets the Record Straight
The obvious answer to the equation of libertarianism with Jim Crow is that Jim Crow coexisted with statist, redistributionist politics from Woodrow Wilson (who threw blacks out of the White House). to Huey Long, to FDR, whose statism was obvious and whose commitment to civil rights feeble. Libertarianism didn't rule America from 1908 to 1952, LIBERALISM did. Why does no one admit this?