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Author Miller, J. P. (Janice P.), author.
Title Brave leaders and activists / by J.P. Miller and [illustrated by] Chellie Carroll.
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 Margate - Juv Non-Fiction  323.0923 MIL    AVAILABLE
Description 48 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
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Series Black stories matter
Miller, J. P. (Janice P.). Black stories matter.
Note Illustrated by Chellie Carroll.
Originally published: London : Wayland, 2020.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Kofi Annan: The weight of the world -- Harriet Tubman: Escape to freedom -- Medgar and Myrlie Evers: Making their voices heard -- Nelson Mandela: The people's hero -- Umra Omar: A sense of responsibility -- Alicia Garza, Patrisse Cullors, and Opal Tometi: #BlackLivesMatter -- Rosa Parks: The bus journey that changed America -- Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.: Two opposites: one goal -- Malcolm X: Two opposites: one goal -- Stuart hall: Who are we and where do we belong? -- Barack Obama: Hist story -- Mini biographies. Akon -- Dr. Pearleen Oliver -- S. Lee Merritt -- Kimberly Bryant -- Craig Watkins -- Claudia Jones -- Saran Kaba Jones -- Paul Stephenson.
Summary "The act of segregation was a common thread woven throughout the world, directed at people of color. It takes great courage to stand up against racial injustice and many Black leaders sacrificed their lives to demand equality. Read about men and women who worked on behalf of all people of color including Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Malcolm X, Barack Obama, the founders of Black Lives Matter Alicia Garza, Opal Tometi, Patrisse Cullors, and many more."-- Provided by publisher.
Form Issued also in electronic format.
Subject Human rights workers -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Civil rights workers, Black -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Social reformers -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Political activists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Blacks -- Social conditions -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Carroll, Chellie, illustrator.
ISBN 9781427128089 (hardcover)
1427128081 (hardcover)
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