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Rise up : confronting a country at the crossroads

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The respected civil rights leader and host of "PoliticsNation" presents a rousing call to action that examines the administrations of Barack Obama and Donald Trump while heralding the movements that have emerged in response to today's political turbulence.

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Naples Library 973.933 SHARPTON (Text)
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  • ISBN: 9781335966629
  • ISBN: 1335966625
  • Physical Description: 283 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada : Hanover Square Press, [2020]

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-283).
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Foreword: Alright / by Michael Eric Dyson -- Wickedness in high places -- America : truths, lies, and the experiment -- An immoral man in a changing world : Donald Trump, latte liberals, and purity politics -- Standing firm : faith, community, and civil rights -- Catalysts for change : women's rights, #MeToo, and toxic masculinity -- Unarmed truth and unconditional love : LGBTQ rights, homophobia, and the Black church -- Every man is your brother : immigration control and our shared humanity -- Hard truths : climate change, environmental racism, and our global responsibility -- How to be an activist : organizing, using the media, and stirring up controversy -- Epilogue: Give me something to work with.
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The respected civil rights leader and host of "PoliticsNation" presents a rousing call to action that examines the administrations of Barack Obama and Donald Trump while heralding the movements that have emerged in response to today's political turbulence.
Subject: African Americans > Civil rights > History > 21st century.
Civil rights > United States > History > 21st century.
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Process / Campaigns & Elections.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Social Activists.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Cultural, Ethnic & Regional / African American & Black.
United States > Politics and government > 2017-
United States > Politics and government > 2009-2017.


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