Ain't Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me Around: Forty Years of by Alethia Jones,Virginia Eubanks,Barbara Smith (With)

By Alethia Jones,Virginia Eubanks,Barbara Smith (With)

Reveals a amazing woman’s existence and her contributions to social justice routine concerning Civil Rights, feminism, lesbian and homosexual liberation, anti-racism, and Black feminism.

As an organizer, author, writer, scholar-activist, and elected reputable, Barbara Smith has performed key roles in a number of social justice pursuits, together with Civil Rights, feminism, lesbian and homosexual liberation, anti-racism, and Black feminism. Her 4 a long time of grassroots activism solid collaborations that brought the concept oppression has to be fought on a number of fronts at the same time, together with gender, race, category, and sexuality. by means of combining hard-to-find historic files with new unpublished interviews with fellow activists, this ebook uncovers the deep roots of today’s “identity politics” and “intersectionality” and serves as a vital primer for practising cohesion and resistance.

Alethia Jones is Director of schooling and management improvement at 1199 SEIU United Healthcare staff East.

Virginia Eubanks is affiliate Professor of Women’s reports on the college at Albany, country collage of latest York and writer of Digital useless finish: struggling with for Social Justice within the info Age.

Barbara Smith is Public carrier Professor within the institution of Social Welfare on the collage at Albany, kingdom collage of recent York. She served phrases as a member of town of Albany’s universal Council, and is the writer of The fact That by no means Hurts: Writings on Race, Gender, and Freedom.

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