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By Julie A. Gallagher

Julie A. Gallagher files six many years of politically energetic black girls in big apple urban who waged struggles for justice, rights, and equality no longer via grassroots activism yet via formal politics. In tracing the trails of black girls activists from women's golf equipment and civic corporations to nationwide politics--including appointments to presidential commissions, congressional places of work, or even a presidential candidacy--Gallagher additionally articulates the imaginative and prescient of politics the ladies built and its impact at the Democratic social gathering and its guidelines. Deftly reading how race, gender, and the constitution of the kingdom itself form results, she exposes the layers of energy and discrimination at paintings in all sectors of U.S. society.

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