From #BlackLivesMatter to Black liberation / Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor.

Author
Taylor, Keeanga-Yamahtta [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • Chicago, Illinois : Haymarket Books, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description
270 pages ; 22 cm

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Summary note
"Activist and scholar Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor surveys the historical and contemporary ravages of racism and persistence of structural inequality such as mass incarceration and Black unemployment. In this context, she argues that this new struggle against police violence holds the potential to reignite a broader push for Black liberation"--Front flap.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-256) and index.
Contents
Introduction: Black awakening in Obama's America -- A culture of racism -- From civil rights to colorblind -- Black faces in high places -- The double standard of justice -- Barack Obama: the end of an illusion -- Black Lives Matter : a movement, not a moment -- From #BlackLivesMatter to Black liberation.
Other title(s)
From hashtag Black Lives Matter to Black liberation
ISBN
  • 1608465624 ((pbk.))
  • 9781608465620 ((pbk.))
OCLC
907653029
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