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The covenant in action

Author: Tavis Smiley; Cornel West
Publisher: Carlsbad, Calif. : Smiley Books, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A companion to "Covenant with Black America" tells how the book has inspired African Americans across America to undertake their own projects and activities, provides motivational essays to encourage more people to become politically involved, and outlines steps readers can take to organize and act on their own.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tavis Smiley; Cornel West
ISBN: 9781401918521 1401918522
OCLC Number: 81876629
Description: xxiii, 190 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Foreword / by Tavis Smiley --
Introduction: A conversation with Angela Glover Blackwell and Stephanie Robinson --
The Covenant in action: What individuals and communities are doing --
The Covenant in action: Voices of Black America's young activists --
The Covenant in action: The toolkit for next steps --
A call to action --
Afterword / by Cornel West --
Appendix I: The Covenant curriculum --
Appendix II: African American history timeline --
Appendix III: That's my baby!
Responsibility: compiled by Tavis Smiley ; [foreword by Tavis Smiley ; afterword by Cornel West].
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A companion to "Covenant with Black America" tells how the book has inspired African Americans across America to undertake their own projects and activities, provides motivational essays to encourage more people to become politically involved, and outlines steps readers can take to organize and act on their own.

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