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Radical History Review (1988) 1988 (40): 64–76.
Published: 01 January 1988
...Barbara Melosh Copyright © January 1988 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 1988 PUBLIC HISTORY Historical Memorv in Fiction: The Civil Rights Movement in Three Novels Barbara Melosh In one...
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Radical History Review (2000) 2000 (76): 115–135.
Published: 01 January 2000
...Kathy M. Newman Copyright © 2000 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 2000 The Forgotten Fifteen Million: Black Radio, the ”Negro Market” and the Civil Rights Movement Kathy M. Newman The forgotten 15,000,000: Ten billion...
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Radical History Review (2014) 2014 (119): 179–190.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Sarah Melton This article examines the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute's (BCRI) human rights exhibitions and the site's interpretation of the South African antiapartheid movement. How and why does an institution ostensibly dedicated to the history of the US civil rights movement choose...
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Radical History Review (2008) 2008 (101): 81–106.
Published: 01 May 2008
... and to exchange ideas during the height of the Cold War.82 This is not to suggest that African American women activists stopped think- ing internationally after the McCarthy period and before the height of the Civil Rights Movement. Former Sojourners along with the civil rights activists Ella Baker...
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Radical History Review (2008) 2008 (102): 99–110.
Published: 01 October 2008
... to a diversity of visual primary source documents and in complicating the story of the Civil Rights movement, she asked participants to use a series of theater exercises to examine a set of photographs taken at civil rights protests. This work, the author argues, suggests the power of critical and creative...
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Radical History Review (2024) 2024 (148): 181–192.
Published: 01 January 2024
...Jessie B. Ramey; Catherine A. Evans Abstract For over sixty years Kipp Dawson has built coalitions on the front lines of the civil rights movement, Vietnam antiwar movement, women’s movement, gay liberation movement, labor movement, and education justice movement, confronting state-sponsored...
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Radical History Review (2014) 2014 (119): 122–145.
Published: 01 May 2014
... in order to promote a positive national self-definition. The article traces the appropriation of the antiapartheid struggle by Brazil's emerging black civil rights movement in the 1980s and 1990s as a didactic tool for tracing the lines of racial discrimination and inequality in Brazil. The article's focus...
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Radical History Review (2019) 2019 (134): 169–180.
Published: 01 May 2019
... in Dayton, Ohio, by the progressive Congregation for Reconciliation, the GBC drew upon civil rights sentiment and the nascent corporate responsibility movement to mobilize against Gulf Oil operations in the Portuguese colony of Angola. This interview with Rev. Richard Righter details the founding, operation...
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Radical History Review (1989) 1989 (45): 125–136.
Published: 01 October 1989
... of the moderate civil rights movement, they were not themselves about that phase of the black liberation move- ment; rather, they focused on an individual, morally superior, black man’s struggle to win white acceptance. The black movement itself was confined to the small screen in the form of television...
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Radical History Review (2000) 2000 (78): 126–129.
Published: 01 October 2000
...’ is essentially yester- day’s media coverage.” On the edge of what may be a general truth, Morgan goes on to argue that in contrast to its coverage of the antiwar movement, the media was essentially sympathetic to the “good” civil rights movement, understood as a ”community-grounded movement” based...
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Radical History Review (1989) 1989 (44): 93–107.
Published: 01 May 1989
... the left or contradictions within liberalism itself. Starting with the civil rights movement, a whole series of protest movements challenged the dominant liberal order by demanding either a fulfillment of stated but unachieved liberal goals or more radical social reconstruction...
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Radical History Review (1995) 1995 (62): 81–103.
Published: 01 May 1995
... for me. Intellectually, as someone who regularly teaches courses on the 1960s, I have felt stymied by the response of my students to the decade. Initially excited by the optimism, idealism, and power of the civil rights and student movements, they are ultimately disturbed by what they see...
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Radical History Review (1999) 1999 (74): 230–233.
Published: 01 May 1999
... derives from certain funda- mental principles that he subscribes to as ”an unrepentant New Leftist and socialist” (2). These principles include not only those ideas that informed the civil rights movement and the early new left-non-violence and participatory democracy-but also those that remain...
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Radical History Review (2003) 2003 (85): 249–252.
Published: 01 January 2003
... prominently that of the civil rights movement of the postwar era. A Web search on Rosa Parks returns twice as many hits as one on Nathan Hale, a gap that grows dramatically when you add the word syllabus to the query. The civil rights movement is a crucial component...
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Radical History Review (1997) 1997 (68): 4–24.
Published: 01 May 1997
.... As a solo singer, Reagon describes herself as a “song leader in the nineteenth-century African American choral tradition in search of a congregation.” During the civil rights movement, Reagon was a member of the original SNCC (Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee) Freedom Singers. She...
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Radical History Review (1998) 1998 (72): 185–193.
Published: 01 October 1998
... Americans; and the influx into Washington of a liberal (even radical) coterie of southern New Dealers. Within the political space opened up by these forces, a civil rights culture of activism that ”at- tempted to build a biracial movement around issues of economic and political democracy’’ (7...
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Radical History Review (2004) 2004 (88): 112–138.
Published: 01 January 2004
... step in the struggle for black civil rights. Just as importantly, they hoped that the power of their witness would spark a nonviolent movement for social and political change.2 The 1947 Journey of Reconciliation is best known today as the precursor...
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Radical History Review (1993) 1993 (55): 1–4.
Published: 01 January 1993
... sources of the civil rights movement punctures the artificial separation main- tained by the liberal state between political and economic rights. She suggests that the political sensibilities that sharecroppers and tenant farmers brought to the civil rights movement emerged from...
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Radical History Review (2018) 2018 (132): 96–125.
Published: 01 October 2018
...’ Organization, Inc. 2018 labor photography race photojournalism civil rights movement social class New York City In 1943, nearly three hundred members of Local 65, a New York City-based warehouse workers union, lined up to donate blood for the war effort. The blood drive nearly halted when...
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Radical History Review (1994) 1994 (60): 230–235.
Published: 01 October 1994
...’’ (7). Honey follows the lead of historians like Robert Korstad and Nelson Lichtenstein, appropriately locating the origins of the modern civil rights movement in an earlier era, and anchoring it in the labor movement.’ Spanning from the 1930s to the early 1950s, his study reconstructs a world...