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Have Black lives ever mattered? / Mumia Abu-Jamal.

Author/Creator:
Abu-Jamal, Mumia author.
Publication:
San Francisco, CA : City Lights Books, [2017]
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (xiii, 206 pages)
Series:
Open Media book
Open Media Series
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Subjects:
African Americans -- Social conditions -- 1975-.
African Americans -- Civil rights.
Racism -- United States.
African Americans -- Violence against.
Police brutality -- United States.
United States -- Race relations.
Contents:
Introduction : Have Black lives ever mattered?
Hate crimes, June 14, 1998
The law against the law, June 20, 1998
We are blind to everything but color, July 5, 1998
A history of betrayal, October 29, 1998
Legalized police violence, March 28, 1999
The folly of calling the FBI, April 18, 1999
Where is the outrage? 1999
What is the Fourth of July for? June 19, 1999
Public servants or paid predators? February 27, 2000
Cincinnati fires, April 17, 2001
Aiding and abetting "Bombingham" : the FBI, May 28, 2001
Of cops and courts, March 2, 2002
"We have no country", October 19, 2002
The other Central Park rapes, 2002
When a child is killed, February 22, 2003
Trying to survive to 90 while black? December 2, 2006
Death in a cell, January 12, 2009
Oscar Grant and you, January 17, 2009
The arrest of Harvard scholar Dr. Henry Louis Gates, July 30, 2009
When a grand jury finds beatings to be "helpful", August 13, 2009
When racists rule policy, September 13, 2009
The death penalty derives from lynch law, March 10, 2010
Life in dark flesh is not equal to life in white flesh, July 10, 2010
Geronimo, June 4, 2011
While rage bubbles in black hearts, August 20, 2011
Troy Davis : movement lessons, September 9, 2011
What do you call a judge who makes racist statements? March 4, 2012
The Trayvon Martin case, April 12, 2012
For Rodney King the struggle is finally over, June 17, 2012
Trayvon and the war against us, June 19, 2012
Tears of sorrow and rage, November 2, 2012
The Dorner dilemma, February 18, 2013
The Dorner manifesto, February 26, 2013
A harsh light on New York's criminal justice system, April 8, 2013
Will Trayvon Martin's killer be acquitted? July 8, 2013
The verdict ; black life is as cheap as day-old pretzels, July 14, 2013
Trayvon is one, they are many, July 21, 2013
Trayvon who? August 8, 2013
The outrageous American norm, December 18, 2013
The last days of President Obama, February 13, 2014
Snapshot of Black America, February 16, 2014
Trayvon's America, March 24, 2014
Wild in the streets, May 25, 2014
Police in the age of social media, July 7, 2014
A cop shot 18-year-old Michael Brown eight times, August 11, 2014
1,2,3 Fergusons, August 17, 2014
Ferguson's real "outside agitators", August 19, 2014
Post-Ferguson, August 25, 2014
The meaning of Ferguson, August 31, 2014
We must fight for more, September 21, 2014
The Troy Davis tragedy, October 13, 2014
Place names of black pain, loss and death, November 24, 2014
Rule of law, November 26, 2014
Ferguson fallout, November 28, 2014
"Operation restore trust?" December 2, 2014
Eric Garner : "I can't breathe", December 4, 2014
Police terrorism : a national crisis, December 7, 2014
Grand jury jammed, December 10, 2014
Demonstrating respect? December 23, 2014
Ferguson : the epicenter, January 1, 2015
Black lives matter? January 22, 2015
Ferguson, USA, March 5, 2015
Words vs. deeds, March 11, 2015
137 shots, May 24, 2015
The heritage of the Confederate battle flag, July 7, 2015
As black as they were expendable, August 25, 2015
Tamir Rice of Cleveland, October 15, 2015
Disturbing the peace, October 28, 2015
Badge of racism, December 14, 2015
Because she is a black child, December 28, 2015
Killed by cops who were "just doing their jobs", July 7, 2016
What happens to a dream deferred? July 10, 2016
MOVE, August 1, 2016
Black lives don't matter, December 12, 2016
To protect and serve whom? September 2015, updated February 2017.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
Electronic reproduction. Ipswich, MA Available via World Wide Web.
Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on December 11, 2018).
Contributor:
EBSCOhost
Other format:
Print version: Abu-Jamal, Mumia. Have Black lives ever mattered?
ISBN:
0872867390
9780872867390
9780872867383
Publisher Number:
99984608848
EB00692112 Recorded Books
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