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Hope in the Struggle

Hope in the Struggle By Josie R. Johnson Hope in the Struggle How a Black woman from Texas became the most prominent civil rights activist in Minnesota detailing seven remarkable decades of fighting for fairness in voting housing education and employment

  • Title: Hope in the Struggle
  • Author: Josie R. Johnson
  • ISBN: 1517904447
  • Page: 441
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Hope in the Struggle By Josie R. Johnson How a Black woman from Texas became the most prominent civil rights activist in Minnesota, detailing seven remarkable decades of fighting for fairness in voting, housing, education, and employment Why do you continue to work on issues of justice young Black people ask Josie Johnson today, then, perhaps in the same breath, How do you maintain hope This book, a lifetime i How a Black woman from Texas became the most prominent civil rights activist in Minnesota, detailing seven remarkable decades of fighting for fairness in voting, housing, education, and employment Why do you continue to work on issues of justice young Black people ask Josie Johnson today, then, perhaps in the same breath, How do you maintain hope This book, a lifetime in the making, is Josie s answer A memoir about shouldering the cause of social justice during the darkest hours and brightest moments for civil rights in America and, specifically, in Minnesota Hope in the Struggle shines light on the difference one person can make For Josie Johnson, this has meant making a difference as a Black woman in one of the nation s whitest states.Josie s story begins in a tight knit community in Texas, where the unfairness of the segregated South, so antithetical to the values she learned at home, sharpened a sense of justice that guides her to this day From the age of fourteen, when she went door to door with her father in Houston to campaign against the Poll Tax, to the moment in 2008 when, as a delegate at the Democratic National Convention, she cast her vote for Barack Obama for president, she has been at the forefront of the politics of civil rights Her memoir offers a close up picture of what that struggle has entailed, whether working as a community organizer for the Minneapolis Urban
    Hope in the Struggle By Josie R. Johnson

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