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|Creator:||Neumann, Caryn E.|
|Date:||2008 Jan. 9|
Encyclopedia article about Angela Davis, educator and civil rights activist, who gained notoriety in the turbulence of the late 1960s as a member of the Communist Party and associate of members of the civil rights group the Black Panther Party. She was implicated in a daring prisoner escape that resulted in several deaths but was later exonerated. Davis is a university professor and widely recognized scholar on racial politics.
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|Subjects:||Davis, Angela Y. (Angela Yvonne), 1944- | African American civil rights workers | Civil rights workers--United States | Women social reformers--United States | African American educators--California--Los Angeles | Black Panther Party | Communists--California--Los Angeles | African American women political activists--California--Los Angeles | Trials (Conspiracy)--California | Trials (Murder)--California | Alabama | California|
|Collection:||Encyclopedia of Alabama|
|Institution:||Encyclopedia of Alabama|
|Contributors:||Encyclopedia of Alabama (Project) | Alabama Humanities Foundation | Auburn University | Merrill-Hall New Media|
|Online Publisher:||[Auburn, Ala.] : Alabama Humanities Foundation and Auburn University | 2008-01-09|
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