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The Resource The voting rights war : the NAACP and the ongoing struggle for justice, Gloria J. Browne-Marshall

The voting rights war : the NAACP and the ongoing struggle for justice, Gloria J. Browne-Marshall

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The voting rights war : the NAACP and the ongoing struggle for justice
Title
The voting rights war
Title remainder
the NAACP and the ongoing struggle for justice
Statement of responsibility
Gloria J. Browne-Marshall
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Language
eng
Summary
"The Voting Rights War tells the story of the ongoing struggle to achieve voting equality through 100 years of work by the NAACP at the Supreme Court. From Plessy v. Ferguson through today's conflicts around voter suppression, the book highlights the challenges facing African American voters and the work of the NAACP"--
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Browne-Marshall, Gloria J
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
  • Social justice
  • United States
  • LAW / Civil Rights
  • HISTORY / United States / 20th Century
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General
Label
The voting rights war : the NAACP and the ongoing struggle for justice, Gloria J. Browne-Marshall
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Time-line of Selected Events and Cases -- One. Born of Bloodshed -- Two. Earning the Vote -- Three. Our First Victory : The Grandfather Clause -- Four. White-Only Primaries -- Five. Poll Taxes and Literacy Tests -- Six. The Voting Rights Act -- Seven. Vote Dilution and Photo Identification Laws -- Appendix A: President Lyndon Baines Johnson Addresses Congress on Passage of the Voting Rights Act -- Appendix B: Memorandum for Mr. Shillady on Negro Suffrage and Disfranchisement
Control code
BK0018495622
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 226 p.
Isbn
9781442266896
Lccn
2016018581
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The voting rights war : the NAACP and the ongoing struggle for justice, Gloria J. Browne-Marshall
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Time-line of Selected Events and Cases -- One. Born of Bloodshed -- Two. Earning the Vote -- Three. Our First Victory : The Grandfather Clause -- Four. White-Only Primaries -- Five. Poll Taxes and Literacy Tests -- Six. The Voting Rights Act -- Seven. Vote Dilution and Photo Identification Laws -- Appendix A: President Lyndon Baines Johnson Addresses Congress on Passage of the Voting Rights Act -- Appendix B: Memorandum for Mr. Shillady on Negro Suffrage and Disfranchisement
Control code
BK0018495622
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 226 p.
Isbn
9781442266896
Lccn
2016018581
Other physical details
ill.

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