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Youth Activism and the NAACP

Lee Sartain

in Borders of Equality: The NAACP and the Baltimore Civil Rights Struggle, 1914-1970

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617037511
eISBN:
9781621039303
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617037511.003.0005
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter examines the youth movement in Baltimore, from early NAACP college chapters to other groups in the 1960s. It looks at the NAACP’s creation of Youth Councils and College Chapters to ... More


YEPP II: portraits and overall programme outcomes

Peter Evans and Angelika Krüger

in Youth and community empowerment in Europe: International perspectives

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9781447305910
eISBN:
9781447307754
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447305910.003.0006
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

Portraits of some of the YEPP Local Programme Sites give a fuller picture of how YEPP works on the ground. Information on five of the original YEPP sites is updated and some of the new sites are ... More


How Can I Learn When I'm Cold?: A New Generation's Fight for School Facilities Equalization

Sarah Caroline Thuesen

in Greater than Equal: African American Struggles for Schools and Citizenship in North Carolina, 1919-1965

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807839300
eISBN:
9781469612744
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9780807839300.003.0006
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter centers on the protests of the next generation i.e. men, women, and young people who resisted the NCTA's more discreet approach. This generation carried out a remarkable fight for school ... More


Patterns of Protest in Escambia County

J. Michael Butler

in Beyond Integration: The Black Freedom Struggle in Escambia County, Florida, 1960-1980

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781469627472
eISBN:
9781469627496
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469627472.003.0002
Subject:
History, African-American History

The economic, demographic, political, and employment conditions that existed in Northwest Florida from Reconstruction through the 1950s provided the foundation for a unique local civil rights ... More


Mní Wičoni—Water Is Alive: Indigenous Youth Water Protectors Rekindle Nonviolent Direct Action in Corporate America

Wesley C. Hogan

in On the Freedom Side: How Five Decades of Youth Activists Have Remixed American History

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781469652481
eISBN:
9781469652504
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469652481.003.0007
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter traces the story of youth at Standing Rock in 2016. Indigenous youth drew from and innovated within sacred traditions, called themselves water protectors, and developed a media savvy ... More


Using Monitoring to Support and Improve Schools

Ron Astor and Rami Benbenishty

in Mapping and Monitoring Bullying and Violence: Building a Safe School Climate

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780190847067
eISBN:
9780197559840
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190847067.003.0020
Subject:
Education, Care and Counseling of Students

The ultimate goal of implementing a monitoring system is to improve the settings in which children go to school every day and to identify areas where students need support. Data can show which ... More


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