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Is It Nation Time?: Contemporary Essays on Black Power and Black Nationalism

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During the late 1960s and early 1970s, the Black Power movement provided the dominant ideological framework through which many young, poor, and middle-class blacks made sense of their lives and articulated a political vision for their futures. The legacy of the movement is still very much with us today in the various strands of black nationalism that originated from it; we ...more
Paperback, 280 pages
Published April 15th 2002 by University Of Chicago Press
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When I was in college, I crafted a course about the struggle for Civil Rights. That's where I first learned about the Black Power Movement. I don't remember what made me so intrigued, but I devoured anything I could find on the BPM and, once I'd read Angela Davis, anything I could find on black feminism - which wasn't much since, in those days, you were limited to the library and ILL. Fortunately, the ILL system has always been great wherever I lived.

A couple of years ago, I decided to read ever
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