Standing Up Against Hate

How Black Women in the Army Helped Change the Course of WWII

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Harry N. Abrams
Children's Nonfiction
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Standing Up Against Hate tells the stories of the African American women who enlisted in the newly formed Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC) in World War II. They quickly discovered that they faced...

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Mary C. Farrell is an award-winning journalist and the author of Fannie Never Flinched and Pure Grit. She lives in Spokane, Washington. Major General Marcia M. Anderson’s military career spanned...

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"Farrell brings in the voices of the women, which provides clarity and understanding of what they experienced. She also highlights the role of black newspapers in keeping the community informed...

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