Studies in African American Leadership: Individuals, Movements, and Committees

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Victor Oguejiofor Okafor, Tunde Adeleke
Edwin Mellen Press, 2006 - Political Science - 144 pages
This anthology presents a variety of essays dealing with contributions made by a select group of African American men, women, and organizations to the intergenerational struggles of New World Africans for social equality and racial justice. These essays are updated versions of papers delivered at the Southern Convention on African American Studies in 2001.

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The Role of the Congressional Black Caucus

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VICTOR OGUEJIOFOR OKAFOR is Professor of African American Studies at Eastern Michigan University. He directed African American Studies at North Carolina State University. He is the author of several books on Africology, including A Roadmap for Understanding African Politics: Leadership and Political Integration in Nigeria, which won a 2007 International Cheikh Anta Diop Conference award. As senior editor of the news department of the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria, he covered Nigerian national elections. He served as a staff reporter for The Daily Times of Nigeria.

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