By Susan D. Carle
With exceptional scholarly intensity, Defining the fight explores those forerunner agencies whose contributions in shaping early 20th century nationwide civil rights organizing have principally been forgotten at the present time. It examines the motivations in their leaders, the projects they undertook, and the tips approximately legislations and racial justice activism they constructed and handed directly to destiny generations. In so doing, it sheds new mild on how those early origins helped set the trail for 20th century felony civil rights activism within the United States.
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