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Cold War Progressives: Women's Interracial Organizing for Peace and Freedom (Women in American History)

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In recognizing the relation between gender, race, and class oppression, American women of the postwar Progressive Party made the claim that peace required not merely the absence of violence, but also the presence of social and political equality. For progressive women, peace was the essential thread that connected the various aspects of their activist agendas. This study ...more
Hardcover, 232 pages
Published November 5th 2012 by University of Illinois Press (first published October 1st 2012)
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