Protest Nation

Author: Jane Duncan
Publisher: University of Kwazulu Natal Press
ISBN: 9781869143237
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It throws a spotlight on the municipal role in enabling or mostly thwarting the right. This book is a call to action to defend the right to protest: a right that is clearly under threat.

Protest Nation

Author: Timothy Patrick McCarthy
ISBN: 1459617789
Size: 80.49 MB
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Here are the words - from socialists, feminists, union organizers, civil-rights workers, gay and lesbian activists, and environmentalists - that have served as beacons for millions.

Women Of The Nation

Author: Dawn-Marie Gibson
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814769950
Size: 10.41 MB
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The book argues that the Nation of Islam experience for women has been characterized by an expression of Islam sensitive to American cultural messages about race and gender, but also by gender and race ideals in the Islamic tradition.

Fighting A Movie With Lightning The Birth Of A Nation And The Black Community

Author: Stefanie Laufs
Publisher: Anchor Academic Publishing (aap_verlag)
ISBN: 3954896516
Size: 11.26 MB
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Proof of their new found consciousness is given by the various non-violent mass
protests that were usually a result of mass meetings. One of these protests took
place on April 20th 1915, ten days after the movie's release in Boston. It is
claimed that more than a thousand people of African descent gathered at a park
in Boston, known as the Common, which is located in front of State House, to
protest against The Birth of a Nation. Figure 14 depicts the large number of
people involved in ...

The Indispensable Zinn

Author: Timothy Patrick McCarthy
Publisher: New Press, The
ISBN: 1595586938
Size: 76.87 MB
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... legacy of a man whose “work changed the way millions of people saw the past”
and who “changed the conscience of America” (noam
Chomsky), as well as a powerful and accessible introduction for anyone
discovering zinn for the first time. At a historical moment when a new wave of
grassroots activism is challenging structural injustice across the nation, here are
the words of a man who inspired millions to elevate and amplify, through protest
and resistance, ...

The Routledge Handbook Of The Global Sixties

Author: Chen Jian
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1351366106
Size: 62.13 MB
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This book will influence all future research and teaching about the postwar world.’ —Jeremi Suri, Mack Brown Distinguished Chair for Leadership in Global Affairs; Professor of Public Affairs and History, The University of Texas at ...

Peasant Protest And Social Change In Colonial Korea

Author: Gi-Wook Shin
Publisher: University of Washington Press
ISBN: 0295805129
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Class and Nation While red peasant union protest movements were a central
form of peasant activism in the 1930s, tenant-landlord conflict continued as well,
centered in the southern commercialized areas. Unlike the conflicts of the 1920s,
which were mainly collective tenant protests against landlords, the tenancy
disputes from 1933 to 1939 were more like individual law suits. This chapter
examines the roots, nature, and legacy of the 1930s tenant-landlord conflicts.
Two important ...

The Founding Of A Nation

Author: Merrill Jensen
Publisher: Hackett Publishing
ISBN: 9780872207059
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Constitutional. Protest. Against. the. Townshend. Program. The Americans
reacted at once to the Townshend program. Regardless of internal political
differences, most American leaders were alarmed by the political and
constitutional issues raised by the Revenue Act of 1767. It meant taxation for
revenue, whatever the guise, and it meant more political interference within the
colonies than ever before. The granting of salaries to royal officials by colonial
legislatures was more a symbol ...