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From #blacklivesmatter to black liberation

Author: Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor
Publisher: Chicago : Haymarket Books, 2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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For most of US history, the police have used violence against African Americans with impunity - but after the murder of unarmed teenager Mike Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, mass protests erupted to challenge that impunity. In the process, a new generation of Black activists has come to question the old methods of struggle, puncture the Obama-era illusion of a postracial United States, and declare without apology that  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor
ISBN: 9781608465620 1608465624
OCLC Number: 964319702
Description: 270 sider
Contents: table of contentsIntroduction: Ferguson is the FutureA Culture of RacismFrom Kerner to ColorblindBlack Faces in High PlacesHope, Change and "I Can't Breathe"Black Liberation and the Struggle for Freedom in the 21st century

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