By Alethia Jones,Virginia Eubanks,Barbara Smith (With)
As an organizer, author, writer, scholar-activist, and elected respectable, Barbara Smith has performed key roles in a number of social justice hobbies, together with Civil Rights, feminism, lesbian and homosexual liberation, anti-racism, and Black feminism. Her 4 many years of grassroots activism cast collaborations that brought the concept oppression needs to be fought on various fronts concurrently, together with gender, race, type, and sexuality. via combining hard-to-find historic files with new unpublished interviews with fellow activists, this e-book uncovers the deep roots of today’s “identity politics” and “intersectionality” and serves as a necessary primer for working towards cohesion and resistance.
Alethia Jones is Director of schooling and management improvement at 1199 SEIU United Healthcare staff East.
Virginia Eubanks is affiliate Professor of Women’s stories on the college at Albany, nation college of latest York and writer of Digital lifeless finish: struggling with for Social Justice within the details Age.
Barbara Smith is Public carrier Professor within the university of Social Welfare on the college at Albany, nation collage of latest York. She served phrases as a member of town of Albany’s universal Council, and is the writer of The fact That by no means Hurts: Writings on Race, Gender, and Freedom.
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Ain't Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me Around: Forty Years of Movement Building with Barbara Smith (SUNY series in New Political Science) by Alethia Jones,Virginia Eubanks,Barbara Smith (With)