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Carey McWilliams (journalist)

American author and lawyer (1905–1980) / From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Carey McWilliams (December 13, 1905 – June 27, 1980) was an American author, editor, and lawyer. He is best known for his writings about California politics and culture, including the condition of migrant farm workers and the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II. From 1955 to 1975, he edited The Nation magazine.

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Carey McWilliams
Carey McWilliams in 1978
Carey McWilliams in 1978
Born(1905-12-13)December 13, 1905
Steamboat Springs, Colorado, US
DiedJune 27, 1980(1980-06-27) (aged 74)
New York City, US
OccupationInvestigative journalist, author, editor
Alma materUniversity of Southern California, School of Law