civil rights

Busted Buddy's: UVA has demolished civil rights landmark
Published on Nov 29th, 2011
6 comments The building that housed infamously non-segregating Buddy's restaurant is no more. Crews were on the scene Tuesday, November 29, tearing down the brick structure near the corner of Emmet Street and...
Paul Gaston talks of Fairhope utopia
Published on Nov 24th, 2009
2 comments Paul Gaston at the site of the former Buddy's restaurant, where he was assaulted in 1963. FILE PHOTO BY HAWES SPENCER Paul Gaston isn't just the history prof who gave MLK a tour a few months before...