Category: Black Women

Stacey Abrams and Power of Black Vote in South

October 19, 2019
Stacey Abrams Showed Power of African American Vote in South In the 2018 election for Governor of Georgia, Stacey Abrams achieved a historical milestone. Like Jesse Jackson and Barack Obama before her, Stacey Abrams demonstrated the power of the African American vote in deep Southern states. Many within Democratic party circles often acknowledge the role

Black Durham in the Jim Crow South

September 30, 2019
Upbuilding Black Durham: Gender, Class, and Black Community Development in the Jim Crow South (The John Hope Franklin Series in African American History and Culture) - Kindle edition by Leslie Brown. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading

Remaking Black Power: How Black Women Transformed an Era (Justice, Power, and Politics)

September 28, 2019
Remaking Black Power: How Black Women Transformed an Era (Justice, Power, and Politics) [Ashley D. Farmer] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. In this comprehensive history, Ashley D. Farmer examines black women's political, social, and cultural engagement with Black Power ideals and organizations. Complicating the assumption that sexism relegated black women to the margins

Many Minds, One Heart: SNCC’s Dream for a New America

September 24, 2019
Many Minds, One Heart: SNCC's Dream for a New America [Wesley C. Hogan] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. How did the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee break open the caste system in the American South between 1960 and 1965? In this innovative study

Hands on the Freedom Plow: Personal Accounts by Women in SNCC

September 23, 2019
Hands on the Freedom Plow: Personal Accounts by Women in SNCC [Faith S. Holsaert, Martha Prescod Norman Noonan, Judy Richardson, Betty Garman Robinson, Jean Smith Young, Dorothy M. Zellner] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.
In Hands on the Freedom Plow, fifty-two women--northern and southern, young and old, urban and rural

Republicans trying to Rig Federal Courts for Decades

September 15, 2019
Trump made the courts a tremendous voting difficulty for Republicans in 2016. Liberal felony advocacy companies and court docket watchdogs are divided on the way to make that occur for Democrats in 2020. View Whole Submit › Read Extra

Key Issues for Black Women in 2020 Presidential Race

September 15, 2019
Survey of Black Ladies Voters Finds Healthcare, Police Brutality and Gun Rights are Top Considerations, Biden is Frontrunner (PRWeb August 22, 2019) Read the complete story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/new_report_black_women_for_america_identifies_key_issues_and_top_presidential_candidates/prweb16520964.htm Read Extra

Congresswoman lhan Omar and Donald Trump

September 15, 2019
Hamline School Professor David Schultz publishes essay on Ilhan Omar and Donald Trump, arguing that in many instances, the deepest lives and private persona of public officers are concerns of… (PRWeb August 30, 2019) Read the complete story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/ilhan_omar_and_donald_trump_hamline_professor_asks_when_are_the_private_lives_of_public_officials_our_concern/prweb16540034.htm Read Extra

Many Believe Police in Texas County Murdered Sandra Bland – Covered up with Claim of Suicide

July 20, 2015
http://democracynow.org - Last Friday, an African-American woman was returning home from a job interview in Waller County, Texas, when she was stopped by ...

Take the African American Leadership Quiz

March 17, 2015
Amazon.com Widgets    Queen Mother Moore Dr. Martin Luther King and Malcolm X   Marcus Garvey  Click on the link below to take The African American Leadership Quiz https://www.socialleadchief.com/slc/html/mtemplate.php?formid=1955&temp=1&type=quiz Test your knowledge of African American leadership. Take the African American Leadership Quiz, part 1 Like our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/blackpolitics2014 All of the answers to the