Freedom Is a Constant Struggle: Ferguson, Palestine, and the Foundations of a Movement (Paperback)

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By Angela Y. Davis, Frank Barat (Editor), Cornel West (Preface by)
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The book connects with the growing Black Lives Matter movement, the Boycott Divestment and Sanctions movement that has intensified since Israel's latest assualt on Gaza

Angela Davis is internationally renowned and among the most well respected voices and leaders in the civil rights and black liberation movement who regularly draws crowds of over 1,000.

Featured in the acclaimed documentary Black Power Mixtape.

About the Author

Angela Y. Davis is a political activist, scholar, author, and speaker. She is an outspoken advocate for the oppressed and exploited, writing on Black liberation, prison abolition, the intersections of race, gender, and class, and international solidarity with Palestine. She is the author of several books, including Women, Race, and Class and Are Prisons Obsolete? She is the subject of the acclaimed documentary Free Angela and All Political Prisoners and is Distinguished Professor Emerita at the University of California, Santa Cruz. One of America's most provocative public intellectuals, Dr. Cornel West has been a champion for racial justice since childhood. His writing, speaking, and teaching weave together the traditions of the black Baptist Church, progressive politics, and jazz. The New York Times has praised his ferocious moral vision. His many books include Race Matters, Democracy Matters, and his new autobiography, Brother West: Living and Loving Out Loud. Frank Barat is a human rights activist and author. He was the coordinator of the Russell Tribunal on Palestine and is now the president of the Palestine Legal Action Network. His books include Gaza in Crisis and Corporate Complicity in Israel's Occupation.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781608465644
ISBN-10: 1608465640
Publisher: Haymarket Books
Publication Date: February 9th, 2016
Pages: 176
Language: English