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Meridians (2020) 19 (2): 271–277.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Sheilena M. Downey Copyright © 2020 Smith College 2020 The International Council of Women of the Darker Races of the World (ICWDR) was founded in 1922 by prominent members of the National Association of Colored Women (NACW). This exclusive council, initially comprising eighteen well...
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Published: 01 October 2020
Figure 1. “International Council of Women of the Darker Races of the World, Statement from the Organization,” p. 1, by Margaret Murray Washington, 1923 . Content published with permission of ProQuest LLC. Further reproduction is prohibited without permission. Image produced by ProQuest LLC More
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Published: 01 October 2020
Figure 2. “International Council of Women of the Darker Races of the World, Statement from the Organization,” p. 2, by Margaret Murray Washington, 1923 . Content published with permission of ProQuest LLC. Further reproduction is prohibited without permission. Image produced by ProQuest LLC More
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Published: 01 October 2020
Figure 3. “International Council of Women of the Darker Races of the World, Statement from the Organization,” p. 3, by Margaret Murray Washington, 1923 . Content published with permission of ProQuest LLC. Further reproduction is prohibited without permission. Image produced by ProQuest LLC More
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Published: 01 October 2020
Figure 4. “International Council of Women of the Darker Races of the World, Statement from the Organization,” p. 4, by Margaret Murray Washington, 1923 . Content published with permission of ProQuest LLC. Further reproduction is prohibited without permission. Image produced by ProQuest LLC More
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Published: 01 April 2019
Figure 22. Mary McLeod Bethune (1875–1955), president of the National Council of Negro Women from 1935 to 1949, undated. Dexter Photo Service, Daytona Beach, FL. Frances Bemis Papers, SSC. More
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Published: 01 April 2019
Figure 23. Letter from Mary McLeod Bethune, in her role as a member of the National Advisory Council of the Division of Negro Service, informing state and local club leaders of the birth control resolution adopted by the National Council of Negro Women, December 19, 1941. Florence Rose Papers More
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Published: 01 April 2019
director of the YWCA Office of Racial Justice in 1965. From 1958 to 1990 she served simultaneously as president of the National Council of Negro Women. YWCA of the U.S.A. Records, SSC. More
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 219–254.
Published: 01 December 2020
..., and live on the reserves. In 1983 and 1985, several different kinds of Indian 1 women’s constituencies and their allies secured constitutional and legislative amendments that partially reversed the 1876 criterion. 2 The amendments were not passed easily. Male-dominated band councils and Indian...
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Meridians (2003) 3 (2): 250–277.
Published: 01 March 2003
.... The then-governor of Lagos, Sir Henry Mccallum, threatened to interfere actively in the town's affairs ifit did not reorganize its political structure (Gailey 1982, 31). From this reorganization the Egba United Government (EUG) was created. Under the EUG, the multiple councils and kings who ruled each township...
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Meridians (2006) 7 (1): 127–161.
Published: 01 September 2006
... the 1876 criterion. 2 The amendments were not passed easily. Male-dominated band councils and Indian organizations protested vehemently against the women and their allies. They were accused of being complicit with a long history of colonization and racism that imposed, often violently, non-Indian...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (1): 202–208.
Published: 01 April 2020
... Lebanon (Stephan 2010 : 536). In 1952, the two organizations came together to form a permanent organization known as the Lebanese Council of Women. A coalition of this kind may seem implausible today, but during this period Muslim, Druze, and Christian women came together across the political...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (1): 107–135.
Published: 01 April 2020
.... It will attack from within. It’s up to us to defend our kids. By doing that we are actually standing with the people that are defending our nation and protecting it. As women, we have a real important role to play. —Anila Ali, American Muslim Women’s Empowerment Council It is precisely the transfer...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (1): 209–236.
Published: 01 April 2020
... . 2018a . “ Area Salvadorans Advocate for Continued Legal Residence .” Daily Hampshire Gazette , January 9 . https://www.gazettenet.com/Local-TPS-beneficiaries-speak-out-against-withdrawal-of-designation-14773004 . Dunau Bera . 2018b . “ Council to Trump: Preserve DACA, Extend Temporary...
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Meridians (2001) 1 (2): 155–191.
Published: 01 March 2001
... link to the burgeoning women's movement. Black women, as leaders in civil rights movement organizations such as the Southern Christian Leadership Council (SCLC), the Congress on Racial Equality (CORE), the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), and the Student Nonviolent...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (1): 94–151.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Figure 22. Mary McLeod Bethune (1875–1955), president of the National Council of Negro Women from 1935 to 1949, undated. Dexter Photo Service, Daytona Beach, FL. Frances Bemis Papers, SSC. ...
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Meridians (2008) 8 (2): 183–185.
Published: 01 March 2008
... Company, Ariel Capital Management, AT&T,The Sandor Family Collection, and other private collections. GLENrs REDMONDis a 2005-2006 North Carolina Arts Council Literary Award recipient and a Denny C. Plattner Award winner for Outstanding Poetry sponsored by the Appalachian Heritage journal. She has been...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (1): 50–69.
Published: 01 June 2016
... establishing and maintaining the intersections; secondly, what would be the best institutional or organizational model to best meet both goals? LB:Exactly. And how do you guarantee its sustainability? INT.: Under the current model, you have a council with a number of representatives in it, right? LB:It has...
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Meridians (2017) 15 (2): 307–329.
Published: 01 March 2017
.... In "The Headstrong Historian," Nwamgba complains to the Women's Council and as a result a group of women "sit on" her dead husband's cousins who have been stealing his property. To sit on a man meant that "twenty women went at night to Okafo's and Okoye's homes, brandishing pestles, warning them to leave Nwamgba...
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Meridians (2007) 7 (2): 22–40.
Published: 01 March 2007
... as full members in our homes, communities, and tribal nations. Indeed, I was influenced by the activism of my Winnebago/Ojibwe mother, Woesha Cloud North, who co-founded the NativeWomen's Action Council in San Francisco and became a professor ofNative American studies later in life. Following in my...