John Patterson

Steve Flowers on John Patterson and Racism

Jun 28, 2018

John Patterson had been attorney general of Alabama at age 29. Wallace was making his first foray in the race for governor and so was Patterson. But Patterson became the candidate of the racists in the state...

The words "political animal" were coined with George Wallace in mind; when you couple his desire with a unique, God-given ability to campaign, you have the ingredients for the ultimate political animal...

Current Alabama Supreme Court Justice Jim Main tellsĀ  a great story that involves Governor John Patterson and dates back to his experiences as a boy when he was a senate page...