Superman versus The Ku Klux Klan - The True Story of How the Iconic Superhero Battled The Men of Hate
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More informationJournalist Rick Bowers has contributed to Time, the Washington Post, and USA Today, and
his fascinating Spies of Mississippi—about the spy network that tried to take down the Civil Rights
Movement—earned a starred review from Booklist. Here Bowers examines how, in the late 1940s, The Adventures of Superman radio show struck a powerful blow to the KKK when it aired episodes pitting the hero against the Klan in an effort to teach
young listeners to stand up to bigotry.