With information on over 500 organizations, their founders and membership, this unique encyclopedia is an invaluable resource on the history of African-American activism. Entries on both historical and contemporary organizations include: * African Aid Society * African-Americans for Humanism * Black Academy of Arts and Letters * Black Women's Liberation Committee * Minority Women in Science * National Association of Black Geologists and Geophysicists * National Dental Association * National Medical Association * Negro Railway Labor Executives Committee * Pennsylvania Freedmen's Relief Association * Women's Missionary Society, African Methodist Episcopal Church * and many more.Perhaps Norfolka#39;s most important black-owned business was the citya#39;s weekly newspaper, the Journal and Guide. In 1908 ... sending correspondents to Europe during the First and Second World Wars, and advertising the activities of the areaa#39;sanbsp;...
|Title||:||Organizing Black America|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2013-05-13|