African American Essay

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Seek ye first the political kingdom (Kwame Nkrumah) or Self-determination.  Review select articles in Marable and Mullings, Let Nobody Turn Us Around, and Wiki: African American Civil Rights Movement; Wiki: Black Power

 Stokely Carmichael---What Do We Want? Black Power;

Marcus Garvey’s “Declaration of the Rights of Negro Peoples of the World,”

Fannie Lou Hamer, the Challenge of the Mississippi Freedom,  “I am Sick and Tired of Being Sick and Tired,” 

Bayard Rustin--- “From Protest to Politics,”

Martin L. King, “Where Do We Go From Here?”

Malcolm X: “the Ballot vs. the Bullet,”

 

Note from instructor: You should used at least two readings identified in the assignment to deal with the question of the demands revolving around the call for Black Power or Self-Determination.  The Civil Rights Movement was at a fork in the road as young people in SNCC, CORE, later, the Black Panther Party and RAM departed from the discourse on integration and liberalism and adopted Black Power and self-determination.  Basically, you are being asked to assess how the demands for black power/self-determination was a called for black participation into political decision-making processes through voting, political power at the local level, etc. 

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