Found this while working on SAC in Canada. See article in “The Ottawa Citizen”:  Maloney_ So was Pearson racist_ _ Ottawa Citizen

Note: a colleague of mine pointed out that some might question LeMay’s racial policy credentials because he ran with George Wallace in 1968. After a careful examination of the primary source materials on this issue, it is my conclusion that LeMay was running with Wallace because he wanted to influence the Nixon national security platform, not out of any sympathy for segregation.