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Istent poverty inadeuate education and an epidemic of incarceration Harvard professor and scholar Henry Louis Gates Jr raises disturbing and vital uestions about this dichotomy How did the African American community end up encompassing such profound contradictions? And what will “the black community” mean tomorrow?Gates takes readers through the major historical events and untold stories of the sixty years that have irrevocably shaped both the African American experience and the nation as a whole from the explosive social and political changes of the 1960s into the 1 Really real
Henry Louis Gates Jr. ✓ And Still I Rise EBOOK
And Still I Rise970s and 1980s eras characterized by both prosperity and neglect through the turn of the century to today taking measure of such racial flashpoints as the Tawana Brawley case OJ Simpson’s murder trial the murders of Amadou Diallo and Trayvon Martin and debates around the NYPD’s “stop and frisk” policies Even as it surveys the political and social evolution of black America And Still I Rise is also a celebration of the accomplishments of black artists musicians writers comedians and thinkers who have helped to define American popular culture and to change our worl I don't own