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The Promise of Freedom.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Nation. 10/17/2022, Vol. 315 Issue 8, p38-42. 4p. 1 Black and White Photograph.

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Abstract: As Davis writes, "86 percent of the sites on the circuit experienced US troop presence during the Civil War and the construction of refugee camps; both of these factors exposed fugitives to crucial information on citizenship rights and wage work and, o...

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Kangaroo Court: The Black Power Movement and the Courtroom as a Space of Resistance.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): American Behavioral Scientist. Oct2022, Vol. 66 Issue 11, p1539-1557. 19p.

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Abstract: Scholars in many disciplines have examined how social movements use the law to create social change. While the study of the law and social movements has largely relied on studies of the US civil rights movement to develop theoretical tools for understa...

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What Is Left to Be Done? The Marxist-Humanism of Charles Denby (1907–1983) – Black Worker-Editor.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Labor Studies Journal. Dec2022, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p433-461. 29p.

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Abstract: In a document from the archives of the Raya Dunayevskaya Collection, "How to Study Lenin", from the time Dunayevskaya taught classes on Marx's I Capital i and Lenin's works in the Workers Party's School, 1945-47, she points to the parallels between Len...

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Facebook Pages, the "Disneyland" Measles Outbreak, and Promotion of Vaccine Refusal as a Civil Right, 2009-2019.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): American journal of public health [Am J Public Health] 2020 Oct; Vol. 110 (S3), pp. S312-S318.

Abstract: Objectives. To understand changes in how Facebook pages frame vaccine opposition. Methods. We categorized 204 Facebook pages expressing vaccine opposition, extracting public posts through November 20, 2019. We analyzed posts from October 2009 through O...

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A Free South.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Nation. 1/24/2022, Vol. 314 Issue 2, p32-36. 5p. 1 Black and White Photograph.

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Abstract: Smethurst's history begins with Marcus Garvey's early-20th-century Black nationalism and the Black communism of the 1930s, which together, he argues, laid the groundwork for the civil rights, Black Power, and Black Arts movements. As James Smethurst ch...

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Freedom, Rights, and Vaccine Refusal: The History of an Idea.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): American journal of public health [Am J Public Health] 2022 Feb; Vol. 112 (2), pp. 234-241.

Abstract: We analyzed how activists opposed to vaccination have used arguments related to freedom, liberty, and individual rights in US history. We focused on the period from the 1880s through the 1920s, when the first wave of widespread and sustained antivaccin...

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"I Take the Pictures as I See Them": Doris Derby as Womanist, Activist and Photographer in the Civil Rights Movement.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of American Studies. Oct2022, Vol. 56 Issue 4, p565-588. 24p.

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Abstract: Doris Derby's photographic archive offers a powerful perspective on the civil rights movement that has yet to be critically or academically engaged with. Derby, an activist, photographer, and educator who has appeared in such texts as Hands on the Free...

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Progressivism, Old and New: The Spiritual Moorings of Progressive Reforms.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Society. Dec2022, Vol. 59 Issue 6, p648-659. 12p.

Abstract: With the tide of progressive reforms facing strong headwinds today, this essay offers a retrospective look at the progressive movement in the U.S.A. and reflects on the lessons to be learned from its triumphs and failures. The case is made that major a...

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BOOKS RECEIVED.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of the History of Ideas. Oct2022, Vol. 83 Issue 4, p685-688. 4p.

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