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... to more than 100,000 1918-1919 Return and demobilization of African -
American seryicemen after World War I 1919 Outbreak of race riots and other
expressions of racial strife occurs The NAACP begins effort to secure passage of
a federal ...
On the home front , there were numerous racial clashes as African Americans
entered defense plants and communities where their presence was resented .
For African Americans World War II constituted a fight against oppression at
home as ...
Blacks , their hopes and ambitions stimulated by the vision of freedom
proclaimed in wartime propaganda , pressed both individually and through their
racial institutions , to push the doors of equality and opportunity ever wider .
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From Slavery to Freedom a history of African Americans actually starts earlier than slavery times beginning with a brief overview of some of the kingdoms and cultures of Africa and a general ... Read full review
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Very biased. Simply tells the story from a Liberal perspective, celebrating only Liberal Blacks and Liberal Whites. Fails to mention Republicans voted for VRA of 1964 and VRA of 1965 in greater ... Read full review
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From Slavery to Freedom: A History of African Americans, Volume 1
John Hope Franklin,Alfred A. Moss
No preview available - 1997