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The ministers who became involved did so because as church leaders they held
most of the institutional power of the black community . Rather than seeking to
become another King , they were busy building the organizational base of the ...
... either initiated or co - initiated sit - ins in nine of the fifteen cities . CORE ,
usually working with the NAACP , played an important initiating role in seven .
The SCLC initiated one case and was involved in another with CORE and FOR .
Mrs . Cotton said people were taught to raise questions about power distribution
in their communities and about domination : “ So they started to get involved , you
know , in their own minds and realizing that , hey , I don ' t have to leave the ...
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A sociological, mass movement based look at the Civil Rights Mvt and it's constituent alphabet soup parts: NAACP, CORE, SCLC, MIA etc. The interesting thing about this book is the many interviews the ... Read full review
Domination Church and the NAACP
Beginnings and Confrontations
MIA ICC and ACMHR
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