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Yes We Did?: From King's Dream to Obama's Promise

Cynthia Griggs Fleming - History - 2010 - 336 pages
Barack Obama's presidential victory demonstrated unprecedented racial progress on a national level. Not since the civil rights legislation of the 1960s has the United States ...
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In the Shadow of Selma: The Continuing Struggle for Civil Rights in the ...

Cynthia Griggs Fleming - History - 2004 - 349 pages
Although the events of Selma and Birmingham are burned into the nation's consciousness, little has been written about the civil rights events in the surrounding counties, the ...
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Martin Luther King, Jr

Adam Fairclough - Biography & Autobiography - 1995 - 163 pages
Chronicles the life and work of the civil rights leader, discussing his philosophies and politics, his response to Black power, and his concern for the poor, both Black and white
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Autobiography of a Freedom Rider: My Life as a Foot Soldier for Civil Rights

Thomas M. Armstrong, Natalie R. Bell - Biography & Autobiography - 2011 - 208 pages
Details the author's need to create social change for African Americans, discusses the personal repercussions he endured, and examines the history of the Civil Rights Movement.
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Ella Baker and the Black Freedom Movement: A Radical Democratic Vision

Barbara Ransby - Political Science - 2003 - 470 pages
A portrait of one of the most important black leaders of the twentieth century introduces readers to the fiery woman who inspired generations of activists.
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Radio Free Dixie: Robert F. Williams and the Roots of Black Power

Timothy B. Tyson - Biography & Autobiography - 1999 - 402 pages
Radio Free Dixie reveals that both the civil rights movement and the Black Power movement, often portrayed in clashing terms, grew out of the same soil, confronted the same ...
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Medgar Evers: Mississippi Martyr

Michael Vinson Williams - Biography & Autobiography - 2013 - 446 pages
Civil rights activist Medgar Wiley Evers was well aware of the dangers he would face when he challenged the status quo in Mississippi in the 1950s and '60s, a place and time ...
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Undaunted by the Fight: Spelman College and the Civil Rights Movement, 1957/1967

Harry G. Lefever - History - 2005 - 286 pages
Undaunted by the Fight is a study of small but dedicated, group of Spelman College students and faculty who, between 1957 and 1967 risked their lives, compromised their grades ...
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A Circle of Trust: Remembering SNCC

Cheryl Lynn Greenberg - History - 1998 - 274 pages
Activists and historians reflect together on the civil rights movement and its meanings, and on the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee's place in American history. "The ...
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In Struggle: SNCC and the Black Awakening of the 1960s

Clayborne Carson - History - 1981 - 359 pages
With its radical ideology and effective tactics, the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) was the cutting edge of the civil rights movement during the 1960s. This ...
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