VIDEO PLAYLIST: History Channel Sound Smart Series: Historian and Author Yohuru Williams
Yohuru R. Williams is Professor of History and Author of Black Politics/White Power: Civil Rights Black Power and Black Panthers in New Haven. In this video series historian Yohuru Williams describes the Civil Rights-era Freedom Rides protests and the Supreme Court decisions that inspired them, the history of the Black Panther Party in the United States, the efforts of women to secure the right to vote in the early 19th century, important facts on child labor in the time of the Industrial Revolution, and more. 11 total videos in this video playlist contributing to a great History Channel educational program series on history for young people.
Historian and Author Yohuru Williams Video Playlist (11 Videos in Playlist)
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At Garn we are especially grateful to Yohuru for his essay contribution to the book United We Stand Divided We Fall: Opposing Trump’s Agenda – Essays on Protest and Resistance (Garn Press), entitled the “The Principles for Which We Fight”. And most importantly, sharing ten principles around which we must organize and fight. Read Yohuru’s chapter excerpt here.
In United We Stand Divided We Fall: Opposing Trump’s Agenda – Essays on Protest and Resistance Garn Press has gathered together essays by great scholars and renowned teachers who oppose the direction in which President Trump is leading the country. These are essays, to quote George Lakoff, which frame American values accurately and systemically day after day, telling truths by American majority moral values. United We Stand Divided We Fall: Opposing Trump’s Agenda – Essays on Protest and Resistance paperback is available on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Waterstones, IndieBound ($14.95).