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Gr 9 Up-This title focuses on more than 450 events, people, organizations, and policies that have affected the political history of African Americans from the Revolutionary War to the present day. The ... Read full review
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20th century affirmative action African AFRICAN-AMERICAN POLITICS American politics basis became BLACK COMMUNITY black leaders black LEADERSHIP BLACK NATIONALISM BLACK PANTHER PARTY black politics BLACK POWER MOVEMENT Bois bureaucracy campaign cities CIVIL RIGHTS ACT CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT clause COALITION Congress CONGRESSIONAL BLACK CAUCUS Constitution culture Democratic Party discrimination districts Douglass elected ELIJAH MUHAMMAD embraced established ethnic federal FREEDOM and EQUALITY Further reading ghettos House IDEOLOGY individuals institutions Johnson Justice King’s legislation liberal lobbying LUTHER KING JR major Malcolm MALCOLM X MARTIN LUTHER KING MEDIA ment MILITANCY NAACP Nation of Islam Negro OPPRESSION organization POLITICAL REPRESSION POLITICAL SYSTEM POST–CIVIL RIGHTS poverty president programs protest PUBLIC POLICY race racial RACISM and WHITE radical Reagan Reconstruction Republican Party result riots scholars SEGREGATION Senate slavery slaves SNCC social Southern STOKELY CARMICHAEL strategy Supreme Court tion United violence VOTING RIGHTS ACT Washington welfare WHITE SUPREMACY York