Beyond Black and White: From Civil Rights to Barack Obama

Notes

Dissection of the “new racism,” from one of the greatest radical black intellectuals of our time.

Artist / Author Manning Marable
Publisher Verso Books
ISBN 9781784787660
Reference P3641
Date 2016
Type Publication

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