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The Resource Ballots and bullets : Black Power politics and urban guerrilla warfare in 1968 Cleveland, James Robenalt

Ballots and bullets : Black Power politics and urban guerrilla warfare in 1968 Cleveland, James Robenalt

Label
Ballots and bullets : Black Power politics and urban guerrilla warfare in 1968 Cleveland
Title
Ballots and bullets
Title remainder
Black Power politics and urban guerrilla warfare in 1968 Cleveland
Statement of responsibility
James Robenalt
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a look back at the roots of the violence between Cleveland police and black nationalists in 1968, a key moment in the civil rights movement, and shows how the specter of race, violence, and police brutality still haunts the United States today
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Robenalt, James D.
Dewey number
305.8009771/32
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F499.C69
LC item number
N47 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Black power
  • Race riots
  • African Americans
  • Police-community relations
  • Cleveland (Ohio)
  • Cleveland (Ohio)
Label
Ballots and bullets : Black Power politics and urban guerrilla warfare in 1968 Cleveland, James Robenalt
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-364) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Watch yourself, Willie" -- "We will meet violence with violence and lynching with lynching" -- "We will meet physical force with soul force" -- "The hate that hate produced" -- "You little nigger pickaninnies, stay out of our schools, this is our neighborhood!" -- "The ballot or the bullet" -- "There's no room for a rifle club named after Medgar Evers" -- "I am on the outside" -- "The Black Stalin" -- "Whatever you fear is what you worship" -- "Their fight is for dignity and work" -- "A daily battle against depression and hopelessness" -- "Hough" -- "Reliability and discretion assured" -- "Blood will flow in the streets" -- "Life for me ain't been no crystal stair" -- "He speaks my views" -- "He desperately needed a victory" -- "As lambs for the slaughter" -- "You should establish their unsavory backgrounds" -- "The voice of madness" -- "Cleveland: NOW!" -- "The good news in American cities is coming out of Cleveland" -- "Having a gun is no crime" -- "Tow truck in trouble" -- "This is only the beginning" -- "A lot of people are going to get killed" -- "The case against Fred Ahmed Evans is weak" -- "To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield."
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
376 pages
Isbn
9780897337038
Lccn
2017051090
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • on1005202991
  • (OCoLC)1005202991
Label
Ballots and bullets : Black Power politics and urban guerrilla warfare in 1968 Cleveland, James Robenalt
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-364) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Watch yourself, Willie" -- "We will meet violence with violence and lynching with lynching" -- "We will meet physical force with soul force" -- "The hate that hate produced" -- "You little nigger pickaninnies, stay out of our schools, this is our neighborhood!" -- "The ballot or the bullet" -- "There's no room for a rifle club named after Medgar Evers" -- "I am on the outside" -- "The Black Stalin" -- "Whatever you fear is what you worship" -- "Their fight is for dignity and work" -- "A daily battle against depression and hopelessness" -- "Hough" -- "Reliability and discretion assured" -- "Blood will flow in the streets" -- "Life for me ain't been no crystal stair" -- "He speaks my views" -- "He desperately needed a victory" -- "As lambs for the slaughter" -- "You should establish their unsavory backgrounds" -- "The voice of madness" -- "Cleveland: NOW!" -- "The good news in American cities is coming out of Cleveland" -- "Having a gun is no crime" -- "Tow truck in trouble" -- "This is only the beginning" -- "A lot of people are going to get killed" -- "The case against Fred Ahmed Evans is weak" -- "To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield."
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
376 pages
Isbn
9780897337038
Lccn
2017051090
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • on1005202991
  • (OCoLC)1005202991

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