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SNCC trends: challenge to white America; May 1966

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Creator:Braden, Anne, 1924-2006
Title:SNCC trends: challenge to white America; May 1966
Date:1966 May

From the Miller (Michael J.) Civil Rights Collection; In an article for The Southern Patriot, Anne Braden notes the confusion of the community and the media over the meaning of the phrase "black power." She clarifies the meaning and usage of the phrase "black power" and discusses the new directions in which the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) is now headed. She mentions leadership changes in SNCC and gives some background information on the organization's new chairman, Stokely Carmichael.

Electronic version made available through a National Leadership Grant for Libraries from the Institute for Museum and Library Services.

Subjects:Carmichael, Stokely | Lewis, John, 1940 Feb. 21- | Forman, James, 1928-2005 | Robinson, Ruby Doris Smith, 1941-1967 | Sellers, Cleveland, 1944- | Hamlett, Ed, 1939- | African Americans | Black power | Civil rights movements | Civil rights workers | Race relations | Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.) | African American civil rights workers | Women civil rights workers | African American women civil rights workers | Organizational change | Poverty--Southern States | Poor African Americans--Southern States | Voter registration--Southern States | Democratic National Convention (1964 : Atlantic City, N.J.) | Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party | Southern Conference Educational Fund | Political parties--Alabama | Rumor--United States | Race relations--United States | Nonviolence--United States | Self-defense--United States | African Americans--Segregation--United States | United States, Alabama, 32.318231, -86.902298 | United States, New Jersey, Atlantic County, Atlantic City, 39.3642834, -74.4229266
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
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Box 4, Folder 14, M336 Zwerling (Matthew) Freedom Summer Collection, McCain Library and Archives, University of Southern Mississippi

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