Chained In Silence

Author: Talitha L. LeFlouria
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469622483
Size: 70.23 MB
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In this vivid work of history, Talitha L. LeFlouria draws from a rich array of primary sources to piece together the stories of these women, recounting what they endured in Georgia's prison system and what their labor accomplished.

No Mercy Here

Author: Sarah Haley
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469627604
Size: 44.61 MB
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A landmark history of black women's imprisonment in the South, this book recovers stories of the captivity and punishment of black women to demonstrate how the system of incarceration was crucial to organizing the logics of gender and race, ...

City Of Inmates

Author: Kelly Lytle Hernández
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469631199
Size: 52.77 MB
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This book recounts how the dynamics of conquest met deep reservoirs of rebellion as Los Angeles became the City of Inmates, the nation's carceral core. It is a story that is far from over.

Sex Workers Psychics And Numbers Runners

Author: LaShawn Harris
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 0252098420
Size: 44.85 MB
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LaShawn Harris illuminates the labor patterns and economic activity of three perennials within this kaleidoscope of underground industry: sex work, numbers running for gambling enterprises, and the supernatural consulting business.

Common Sense And A Little Fire

Author: Annelise Orleck
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 0807863718
Size: 60.12 MB
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Common Sense and a Little Fire traces the personal and public lives of four immigrant women activists who left a lasting imprint on American politics.

Chained In Silence

Author: Talitha/L LeFlouria
Publisher: Justice, Power, and Politics
ISBN: 9781469630007
Size: 49.54 MB
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In this vivid work of history, Talitha L. LeFlouria draws from a rich array of primary sources to piece together the stories of these women, recounting what they endured in Georgia's prison system and what their labor accomplished.

The Revolution Has Come

Author: Robyn C. Spencer
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 082237353X
Size: 25.86 MB
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In The Revolution Has Come Robyn C. Spencer traces the Black Panther Party's organizational evolution in Oakland, California, where hundreds of young people came to political awareness and journeyed to adulthood as members.

Beyond 15

Author: Jonathan Rosenblum
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 0807098124
Size: 30.96 MB
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"The inside story of the first successful $15 minimum wage campaign that renewed a national labor movement SeaTac, Washington--a small city built around Seattle-Tacoma International Airport--gained national recognition as the first ...

On Gender Labor And Inequality

Author: Ruth Milkman
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 0252098587
Size: 78.43 MB
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In the book's second half, Milkman turns to the past fifty years, a period that saw a dramatic decline in gender inequality even as growing class imbalances created greater-than-ever class disparity among women.