Louise Thompson Patterson

A Life of Struggle for Justice

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Duke University Press Books
Biographies & Memoirs , History
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Born in 1901, Louise Thompson Patterson was a leading and transformative figure in radical African American politics. Throughout most of the twentieth century she embodied a dedicated resistance to...

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“Bravo! Another elegant, inspiring and complex chapter in the history of Black radical internationalism has been written. And not surprisingly, the brazen intellectual and organizer at the center of...

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