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image of The Movement - Vol.4, No.11 (December, 1968)

The Movement - Vol.4, No.11 (December, 1968)

by [AFRICAN AMERICANA] [CIVIL RIGHTS]

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1968
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San Francisco: The Movement Press, 1968. First Edition. Paperback. Well-preserved issue of this SNCC and SDS-affiliated newspaper. Contents include articles on disarming an army base, a protest of GI's at the Presidio Army Base, election day in San Francisco and Ann Arbor, the Dodge Rebellion, the Oakland 7 trial, revolution in Paris, and a centerfold on the Peggy Terry… Read more
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The Movement - Vol.3, No.12 (December, 1967)

by [AFRICAN AMERICANA] [CIVIL RIGHTS]

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1967
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First Edition
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San Francisco: The Movement Press, 1967. First Edition. Paperback. Well-preserved issue of this SNCC and SDS-affiliated newspaper, with the the contents of this issue skewing more heavily toward SDS-related material. Tabloid (44cm); illustrated newsprint wrappers; 12pp; illus. Spine folded slightly askew, horizontal fold at center, with some light wear and handling, and a few light pencil marks in the… Read more
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image of The Movement - Vol.4, No.9 (October, 1968)

The Movement - Vol.4, No.9 (October, 1968)

by [AFRICAN AMERICANA] [CIVIL RIGHTS]

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1968
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First Edition
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San Francisco: The Movement Press, 1968. First Edition. Paperback. Well-preserved issue of this SNCC and SDS-affiliated newspaper. Contents include articles on the verdict of Huey Newton's trial (which continues and occupies the centerfold), welfare mothers and students, Tom Hayden in Chicago, Radio Free People, the New Left and the Army, Berkeley under seige, and SNCC harrassment, et al. Tabloid… Read more
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The Movement - Vol.4, No.7 (August, 1968)

by [AFRICAN AMERICANA] [CIVIL RIGHTS] NEWTON, Huey P. (contributor)

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1968
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First Edition
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San Francisco: The Movement Press, 1968. First Edition. Paperback. Well-preserved issue of this SNCC and SDS-affiliated newspaper. Contents include articles on the establishment media, Black students seizing a Chicago high school, revolution in Paris, the arrest of Jerry Rubin and freeing of Eldridge Cleaver, with a substantial interview of Huey P. Newton, discussing the Black Panther Party, cultural nationalism,… Read more
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The Movement - Vol.4, No.4 (May, 1968)

by [AFRICAN AMERICANA] [CIVIL RIGHTS]

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1968
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San Francisco: The Movement Press, 1968. First Edition. Paperback. Well-preserved issue of this SNCC and SDS-affiliated newspaper. Contents include articles on the Texas Southern Five, the Levi Strikers' Co-op, middle-class organizing, and the 1968 election. Tabloid (44cm); illustrated newsprint wrappers; 16pp; illus. Horizontal fold at center, light wear, toning, and a few closed tears to extremities; Very Good+. … Read more
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Martin Luther King, Jr.: A Concise Biography

by [AFRICAN AMERICANA] FEUERLICHT, Roberta Strauss

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1966
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First Edition
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New York: American R.D.M. Corporation, 1966. First Edition. Paperback. Brief, early biography of the Nobel Prize-winning pastor and civil rights leader, published during his lifetime, two years prior to his assassination. Slim octavo (21cm); pictorial card wrappers, stapled; [ii],[6],7-73pp; illus. Light wear to extremities, printed price at upper right corner of front wrapper blacked-out; contents clean; Very Good+. … Read more
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The Voting Rights Act...The First Months

by UNITED STATES COMMISSION ON CIVIL RIGHTS

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1965
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[Washington, DC]: United States Commission on Civil Rights, 1965. First Edition. Paperback. Octavo (23cm.); publisher's pictorial staplebound card wrappers; v,[1],78pp. Ex-Sacramento City College Library with their usual markings, upper wrapper slightly creased; overall Very Good.
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The Bill of Rights Journal, Vol. XII, December, 1979

by GORDON, Max and Howard A. Rodman, eds

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1979
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[New York: National Emergency Civil Liberties Committee], 1979. First Edition. Paperback. Octavo (25.5cm.); photo-illustrated staple-bound card wrappers; 14pp. Disbound, light shelf wear, else Good to Very Good. Annual publication of the National Emergency Civil Liberties Committee, established in 1951 to oppose the House Un-American Activities Committee. This issue devoted to the life and works of Leonard Boudin, with contributions… Read more
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The Voting Rights Act of 1965

by UNITED STATES COMMISSION ON CIVIL RIGHTS

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Published
1965
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First Edition
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[Washington]: United States Commission on Civil Rights, 1965. First Edition. Paperback. Octavo (22.5cm.); orange printed staplebound self-wrappers; 19pp. Ex-Sacramento City College Library with their markings to upper cover, leaves a bit wrinkled, postally used on rear cover, else Very Good and sound. CCR Special Publication no. 4.
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image of You've Got A Right: Defending Democracy

You've Got A Right: Defending Democracy

by SMALL, Sasha

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Published
1938
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First Edition
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New York: International Labor Defense, 1938. First Edition. Pamphlet. 12mo. Staple-bound pamphlet. Printed paper wrappers; 31pp.; illus. Small chip to rear wrapper, else Near Fine. On the work of the I.L.D., civil rights arm of the CPUSA.
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It's You They're After!

by [CIVIL RIGHTS CONGRESS]

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N.d. [1949]
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First Edition
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Los Angeles: Civil Rights Congress, N.d. [1949]. First Edition. Pamphlet. 12mo. Staple-bound pamphlet. Pictorial paper wrappers; 29pp; illus. Old pencil price to front cover, else Near Fine. Against governmental loyalty oaths, with special attention to the Los Angeles County persecutions of 1948-49.
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image of What Price Dependency? A Report on a Washington Problem

What Price Dependency? A Report on a Washington Problem

by [AFRICAN AMERICANS - WASHINGTON D.C.] Junior Village Committee

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Published
1959
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First Edition
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Washington DC: Junior Village Committee / D.C. Health and Welfare Council, 1959. First Edition. Pamphlet. Octavo. Staple-bound pamphlet; pictorial card wrappers; 61pp. Near Fine, with mild dusting to wrappers; internally clean, tight and unmarked. On the lack of economic educational, and housing opportunities among Washington's post-war African-American community. Published under the auspices of Junior Village, the notorious Washington group… Read more
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Annual Address of President J.H. Jackson delivered at the Seventy-Fourth Annual Session of the National Baptist Convention, U.S.A., Inc. September 9th, 1954, Keil Auditorium, St. Louis, Missouri

by [AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY & LITERATURE] [NATIONAL BAPTIST CONVENTION] JACKSON, J.H. [Joseph Harrison]

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[Chicago: National Baptist Convention, 1954]. First Edition. Pamphlet. Jackson's first annual address before the Convention as its sitting President - the first of many, as he would remain in the Presidency for 29 years. Jackson became controversial for his rejection of the American Civil Rights movement, but in this address -- given six years prior to the split between… Read more
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Liberty: Principles and Practice

by SAMUEL, Herbert Louis (1st Viscount)

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Published
1940
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First Edition
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London: Longmans, Green and Co, 1940. First Edition. Pamphlet. Octavo. Printed paper wrappers; 22pp. Slight external handling and wear, still Very Good or better in the original wrappers. In the publisher's booklet series "British Life and Thought." Samuel (1870-1963) the first practicing Jew to serve as a Cabinet minister (Home Secretary from 1931-32 in the government of Ramsay MacDonald).… Read more
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image of The Movement - Vol.1, No.8 (August, 1965)

The Movement - Vol.1, No.8 (August, 1965)

by [AFRICAN AMERICANA] [CIVIL RIGHTS]

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1965
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San Francisco: The Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee of California, 1965. First Edition. Paperback. Well-preserved, early issue of this SNCC and SDS-affiliated newspaper. Contents include articles on the Tulare County Rent Strike/March, Tennessee Freedom Labor Union, Fannie Lou Hamer, guidelines for freedom school organizers, reports from the Mississippi Freedom Labor Union, African Americans in Arkansas, NAACP convention, and the SNCC… Read more
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The Movement - Vol.2, No.10 (November, 1966)

by [AFRICAN AMERICANA] [CIVIL RIGHTS] CARMICHAEL, Stokely and Malcolm X (contributors)

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1966
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San Francisco: The Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee of California, 1966. First Edition. Paperback. Well-preserved issue of this SNCC and SDS-affiliated newspaper. Contents include articles on Arvin workers and the Di Giorgio Fruit Corporation, agit-prop pop opera, investigating your local CIA, the role of whites in black power, coverage of the Martinsville Seven, and LA cops, etc. Of particular note… Read more
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The Movement - Vol.2, No.2 (February, 1966)

by [AFRICAN AMERICANA] [CIVIL RIGHTS]

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1966
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San Francisco: The Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee of California, 1966. First Edition. Paperback. Well-preserved issue of this SNCC and SDS-affiliated newspaper. Contents include articles on Julian Bond running for a seat in Georgia state legislature, bus boycotts and freedom schools in San Francisco, violence in Bogalusa, LA, coverage of the Delano Grape Strike, with a centerfold article about the… Read more
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The Movement - Vol.1, No.9 (September, 1965)

by [AFRICAN AMERICANA] [CIVIL RIGHTS]

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1965
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San Francisco: The Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee of California, 1965. First Edition. Paperback. Well-preserved, early issue of this SNCC and SDS-affiliated newspaper. Contents include articles on the police lobby, the Free Student Union, the Watts riots, unrest in Oakland, non-violence in the ghetto, an interview with Juan Cornejo, and the SNCC Field Secretary's report "The Negro Revolt in LA… Read more
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The Movement - Vol.4, No.1 (January, 1968)

by [AFRICAN AMERICANA] [CIVIL RIGHTS]

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1968
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San Francisco: The Movement Press, 1968. First Edition. Paperback. Well-preserved issue of this SNCC and SDS-affiliated newspaper. Contents include articles on H.Rap Brown's life and activities while under house arrest, the Peace & Freedom Party, Chicago police agents exposed, Arthur Kinoy's speech to the SDS convention, and the battle for San Francisco State College, organizing white workers. Tabloid (44.5cm);… Read more
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Washington DC: National Rainbow Coalition Citizenship Education Fund, [1983]. Ephemera. Quarto. Staple-bound wrappers; [16pp]. Mild external wear; Near Fine. Official program for the Coalition's 1983 conference. Includes introductory statements by Jesse Jackson and Dennis Rivera. Speakers and workshop leaders included an impressive array of Clinton-era political figures, including Sharon Pratt Kelly, David Dinkins, Henry Cisneros, Janet Reno, Bill Bradley,… Read more
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