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Ora Mobley-Sweeting, an acclaimed human rights activist, lived in New York City from 1948 to 1990. She worked with Harlem’s notables in an era that defined Africa’s post-colonial struggles and America’s own period of Civil Rights. This is a deeply personal description of how political systems are organized in an urban context. ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Ezekiel Mobley graduated from Howard University, B.A.cum laude. After graduating from the Georgetown University Law Center, he became a ...
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Ora Mobley-Sweeting, an acclaimed human rights activist, lived in New York City from 1948 to 1990. She worked with Harlem’s notables in an era that defined Africa’s post-colonial struggles and America’s own period of Civil Rights. This is a deeply personal description of how political systems are organized in an urban context. ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Ezekiel Mobley graduated from Howard University, B.A.cum laude. After graduating from the Georgetown University Law Center, he became a Captain, U.S. Army. He served as Chief of Staff with the District of Columbia City Council through the 1980s. He holds masters degrees from both Harvard University and the London School of Economics.
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  • ISBN-13: 9780738808857
  • Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
  • Publication date: 12/28/1999
  • Pages: 95
  • Product dimensions: 5.57 (w) x 8.57 (h) x 0.30 (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword 13
Introduction 15
Chapter 1 Beginnings in North Carolina 19
Chapter 2 North to New York City 27
Chapter 3 African Independence, Black Consciousness 35
Chapter 4 Harlem enter 'The Great Society' 47
Chapter 5 Decentralization of the Schools 55
Epilogue 63
Appendix I 71
Appendix II 75
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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 28, 2003

    Civil Rights/Human Rights

    It is truly wonderful to know that an author has captured, in words, the issues of Civil Rights/Human Rights.

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