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For Jobs and Freedom: Selected Speeches and Writings of A. Philip Randolph

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Delve into the heart of America's labor and civil rights movements with "For Jobs and Freedom: Selected Speeches and Writings of A. Philip Randolph." This compelling collection showcases the pivotal role of A. Philip Randolph, a forefront leader who bridged the gap between African Americans and the labor movement from the early to mid-20th century. Through over seventy published and unpublished pieces, readers gain unparalleled access to Randolph's impassioned advocacy for racial and economic justice. Organized thematically, the book covers his relentless efforts against workplace inequality, his push for expanded civil rights, his strong stance against racial segregation, and his strategic formation of international coalitions. Enhanced by a detailed biographical essay, this volume serves as the most comprehensive presentation of Randolph's persuasive words and profound insights. Published on December 18, 2014, this anthology is an invaluable resource for adult education, inviting readers to explore the intersections of racial and economic justice through the lens of a legendary social justice leader. Engage with Randolph's legacy and consider how his life's work resonates with current struggles and aspirations for justice and equality.
Published by University of Massachusetts Press on December 18, 2014
376 pages
ISBN: 9781625341167
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