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READER ã DOC And Still I Rise FREE Ý The companion book to Henry Louis Gates Jr’s PBS series And Still I Rise—a timeline and chronicle of the past fifty years of black history in the US in than 350 photos Beginning with the assassination of Malcolm X in February 1965 And Still I Rise From Black Power to the White House explores the last half The companion book to Henry Louis Gates Jr’s PBS series And Still I Rise a timeline and chronicle of the past fifty years of black history in the US in than 350 photos Beginning with the assassination of Malcolm X in February 1965 And Still I Rise From Black Power to the White House explores the last half century of the African American experience More than fifty years after the passage of the Civil Rights Act and the birth of Black Power the United States has both a black president and black CEOs running Fortune 500 companies and a large black underclass beset by pers I learned a

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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

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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