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  • Good and Mad: The Revolutionary Power of Women's Anger

    ***NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER*** ***BEST BOOKS OF 2018 SELECTION BY*** * WASHINGTON POST * People * NPR * ESQUIRE * ELLE * WIRED * REFINERY 29 * “In a year when issues of gender and sexuality dominated the national conversation, no one shaped that exchange more than Rebecca Traister. Her wise and provocative columns helped make sense of a cultural transformation.”—National Magazine Award Citation, 2018 “The most brilliant voice on feminism in this country.”—Anne Lamott, author of Bird by Bird From Rebecca Traister, the New York Time...

    • ASIN: B07CL2HHZZ

  • When and Where I Enter: The Impact of Black Women on Race and Sex in America

    When and Where I Enter is an eloquent testimonial to the profound influence of African-American women on race and women's movements throughout American history. Drawing on speeches, diaries, letters, and other original documents, Paula Giddings powerfully portrays how black women have transcended racist and sexist attitudes--often confronting white feminists and black male leaders alike--to initiate social and political reform. From the open disregard for the rights of slave women to examples of today's more covert racism and sexism in civil ri...

    • ASIN: 0688146503

  • Democracy: Stories from the Long Road to Freedom

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERFrom the former secretary of state and bestselling author -- a sweeping look at the global struggle for democracy and why America must continue to support the cause of human freedom."This heartfelt and at times very moving book shows why democracy proponents are so committed to their work...Both supporters and skeptics of democracy promotion will come away from this book wiser and better informed." --The New York Times From the end of the Cold War and the collapse of the Soviet Union to the ongoing struggle for human ri...

    • ASIN: 1455540188
    • Brand: TWELVE

  • Junctures in Women's Leadership: Social Movements (Junctures: Case Studies in Women's Leade)

    2016 Choice Outstanding Academic Title From Eleanor Roosevelt to feminist icon Gloria Steinem to HIV/AIDS activist Dazon Dixon Diallo, women have assumed leadership roles in struggles for social justice. How did these remarkable women ascend to positions of influence? And once in power, what leadership strategies did they use to deal with various challenges?  Junctures in Women’s Leadership: Social Movements explores these questions by introducing twelve women who have spearheaded a wide array of social movements that span the 1940s to th...

    • ASIN: 0813565995
    • Brand: Rutgers University Press

  • Deborah, Golda, and Me: Being Female and Jewish in America

    A leading feminist activist, author, and nationally known lecturer writes of her struggle to integrate a feminist head with a Jewish heart.

    • ASIN: 0385425120

  • Remembering Lucile: A Virginia Family's Rise from Slavery and a Legacy Forged a Mile High

    In 1918 Lucile Berkeley Buchanan Jones received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Colorado, becoming its first female African American graduate (though she was not allowed to "walk" at graduation, nor is she pictured in the 1918 CU yearbook). In Remembering Lucile, author Polly McLean depicts the rise of the African American middle class through the historical journey of Lucile and her family from slavery in northern Virginia to life in the American West, using their personal story as a lens through which to examine the greater exp...

    • ASIN: 1607328240

  • John Brown, Abolitionist: The Man Who Killed Slavery, Sparked the Civil War, and Seeded Civil Rights

    A cultural biography of John Brown,  the controversial abolitionist who used violent tactics against slavery and single-handedly changed the course of American history.  Reynolds brings to life the Puritan warrior who gripped slavery by the throat and triggered the Civil War.  Reynolds demonstrates that Brown’s most violent acts—including his killing of proslavery settlers in Kansas and his historic raid on Harpers Ferry, Virginia--were inspired by the slave revolts, guerilla warfare, and revolutionary Christianity of the day.  He shows...

    • ASIN: 0375411887

  • The War Before: The True Life Story of Becoming a Black Panther, Keeping the Faith in Prison & Fighting for Those Left Behind

    • ASIN: B0038OM0PI

  • Betty Shabazz, Surviving Malcolm X: A Journey of Strength from Wife to Widow to Heroine

    The gunmen rose from the crowd and set their sights on Malcolm X. The thunder of shotgun blasts ripped through the ballroom, and Betty Shabazz turned to see her husband float backward, keel over and crash to the ballroom stage. She grabbed her children, hurling them beneath a booth and shielding them with her body while the room erupted into screams and chaos. As she lay there squeezing her family, the Betty Shabazz who was the dutiful and obedient wife of the Civil Rights Movement's most feared leader ceased to be, and the woman who emerged wo...

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  • Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass (Clydesdale Classics)

    • ASIN: B01N53ANF5

  • New Women of the New South: The Leaders of the Woman Suffrage Movement in the Southern States

    There is currently a great deal of interest in the Southern suffrage movement, but until now historians have had no comprehensive history of the woman suffrage movement in the South, the region where suffragists had the hardest fight and the least success. This important new book focuses on eleven of the movement's most prominent leaders at the regional and national levels, exploring the range of opinions within this group, with particular emphasis on race and states' rights....

    • ASIN: 0195075838

  • The Summer We Got Saved

    - Pat Cunningham Devoto's most recent novel, Out of the Night That Covers Me (0-446-52751-3, Warner hard-cover, 1/01), has over 60,000 copies in combined print and was highly praised in the New York Times Book Review and Washington Post Book World, among other publications. - My Last Days as Roy Rogers (0-446-52388-7, Warner hardcover, 1/99). Devoto's notable debut, received widespread praise in the Denver Post, Cleveland Plain Dealer, and Kirkus Reviews, among other publications. - Born and raised in North Alabama, Pat Cunningham Devoto taps i...

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  • Attack of the 50 Ft. Women: From man-made mess to a better future - the truth about global inequality and how to unleash female potential

    ‘Buy it for yourself, your husband or partner. Most importantly, buy it for your children’ Sunday ExpressEssential reading from Catherine Mayer, recently named one of the Top 100 Most Influential People in Global Policy on Gender Equality.Not a single country anywhere in the world has achieved gender equality. In more than a few countries, progress for women has stalled or is reversing. Voters in the United States chose a misogynist over a female candidate for President.Yet in many of these countries, the majority of politicians and busines...

    • ASIN: B072TWDBL5

  • Free Woman: The Life and Times of Victoria Woodhull

    Victoria Woodhull is a historical figure too often ignored and undervalued by historians. Although she never achieved political power, her actions and her presence on the political scene helped begin to change the way Americans thought about the right to vote, particularly women’s suffrage, and she set the stage for political emancipations to come throughout the twentieth century.Woodhull was a product of and a revolutionary within the socially conservative Victorian era, which predominated in the United States as much as it did in England. S...

    • ASIN: 1497638984

  • Juneteenth Ancestors Black African American Flag Pride T-Shirt

    Celebrate Juneteenth with this Black History African American Pride Shirt with quote Ancestors, and Pan Afro Flag. Wear to support blacknificent educated men, women on June 19. Great gifts for Independence, Emancipation Day, July 4th. Make a statement on Juneteenth Freedom Day celebration with these inspirational black history month advocacy civil rights shirts. Wear with pins to support melanin movement, ancestors, heroes, leaders who fought against slavery in 1865 in Texas and USA....

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  • Personal Politics : The Roots of Women's Liberation in the Civil Rights Movement & the New Left

    Personal Politics: The Roots of Women's Liberation in the Civil Rights Movement and the New

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  • Going South : Jewish Women in the Civil Rights Movement

    Compelling first-hand stories of Jewish women fighting racism in the American south while coming of age in the shadow of the

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  • How It Feels to Be Free : Black Women Entertainers and the Civil Rights Movement

    "In 1964, Nina Simone sat at a piano in New York's Carnegie Hall to play what she called a 'show tune.' Then she began to sing: 'Alabama's got me so upset/Tennessee made me lose my

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  • Sisters in the Struggle : African-American Women in the Civil Rights and Black Power Movements

    Women were at the forefront of the civil rights struggle, but their indvidiual stories were rarely heard. Only recently have historians begun to recognize the central role women played in the battle for racial equality.

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  • Women in the Civil Rights Movement : Trailblazers and Torchbearers, 1941a 1965

    [Women in the Civil Rights Movement] helps break the gender line that restricted women in civil rights history to background and backstage roles, and places them in front, behind, and in the middle of the

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  • Chicana Tributes : Activist Women of the Civil Rights Movement - Stories for the New Generation

    This book documents experiences of 61 women who flourished in the ferment of the civil/ethnic/women's rights movements of the late twentieth century and beyond. While each life is unique, collectively they demonstrate the benefits gained

    • UPC: 337990350

  • American Women Civil Rights Activists : Biobibliographies of 68 Leaders, 1825-1992

    Ranging from such pioneers as Elizabeth Blackwell, Mary L. Bonney, Kate Barnard, Mariana Bracetti, and Amelia Stone Quinton, to contemporary figures such as Iola M. Pohocsucut Hayden, Rosa Parks, Angela Davis, and Shirley Chisholm, these

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  • Going South : Jewish Women in the Civil Rights Movement

    Compelling first-hand stories of Jewish women fighting racism in the American south while coming of age in the shadow of the

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  • Ain't Yo Mama's Civil Rights Movement Black Juniors Soft T-Shirt

    This Old Glory design is printed on a 100% cotton, crew neck, soft, fitted, short sleeve t-shirt. Featuring the text "This Ain't yo Mama's civil rights

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    • Color: Black
    • Size: XL

  • You Must Be from the North : Southern White Women in the Memphis Civil Rights Movement

    You Must Be from the North: Southern White Women in the Memphis Civil Rights

    • UPC: 31886102

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