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Interview with Suzanne W. Post, June 24, 1991

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Creator:Post, Suzanne, 1933-
Title:Interview with Suzanne W. Post, June 24, 1991
Date:1991 June 24
Description:

Interview with Suzanne W. Post, June 24, 1991 conducted by Catherine Fosl.

In this interview Suzanne Post, a Louisville, Kentucky activist and friend of Anne Braden, explains how she became an activist. She describes her career and, in particular, her work with the American Civil Liberties Union. Post talks about her priorities as an activist, which have included desegregation and women's equality. Post explains how she personally combated the prejudice surrounding Anne and Carl Braden within the Louisville community. She describes the lifestyle of an activist and compares her style of working to Anne Braden's.

Types:Oral histories | Sound recordings | Transcripts
Subjects:Braden, Anne, 1924-2006 | Braden, Carl, 1914-1975 | Post, Suzanne, 1933- --Interviews | Sedler, Robert Allen | Women civil rights workers--Interviews | African Americans--Civil rights | Civil rights movements--United States | Civil rights workers | American Civil Liberties Union | Feminism--Kentucky--Louisville | United States--History--1961-1969 | Segregation in education--Kentucky--Louisville | School integration--Kentucky--Louisville | Jewish women--Kentucky--Louisville | Peace movements--Kentucky--Louisville | United States. Constitution. 1st Amendment | United States. Education Amendments of 1972. Title IX | Lawyers--United States | Southern Conference Educational Fund | Sexism--United States | Racism--United States | Trials (Sedition)--Kentucky | McCarthy, Joseph, 1908-1957--Influence | Cold War--Influence | Marriage--Kentucky--Louisville | Parenthood--Kentucky--Louisville | Children--Kentucky--Louisville | Women--Political activity--Kentucky--Louisville | Threats of violence--Kentucky--Louisville | Communities--Kentucky--Louisville | Political activists--Kentucky--Louisville | Leadership--Kentucky--Louisville | Patience | Reconciliation | Work-life balance--Kentucky--Louisville | Role models--Kentucky--Louisville | Courier-journal (Louisville, Ky.) | Reporters and reporting--Kentucky--Louisville | Louisville (Ky.) | Jefferson County (Ky.) | New York (N.Y.) | New York County (N.Y.)
Collection:Anne Braden Oral History Project
Institution:Kentucky Virtual Library
Contributors:University of Kentucky | Fosl, Catherine
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All rights to the interviews, including but not restricted to legal title, copyrights and literary property rights, have been transferred to the University of Kentucky Libraries.

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