The Resource Activist : portraits of courage, K.K. Ottesen

Activist : portraits of courage, K.K. Ottesen

Label
Activist : portraits of courage
Title
Activist
Title remainder
portraits of courage
Statement of responsibility
K.K. Ottesen
Creator
Author
Photographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A speech on the radio. A high school literature class. A promise made to a mother. Activism begins in small ways and in unexpected places. In this inspiring book, over forty activists from Billie Jean King to Senator Bernie Sanders and Grover Norquist to Al Sharpton recount the experiences that sparked their journeys and share the beliefs that keep them going. These are citizens who met challenge with action. Their visions for peace, equality, and justice have reshaped American society--from voting to reproductive rights, and from the environment to the economy."--Publisher's description
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ottesen, K. K
Dewey number
303.484
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
HN57
LC item number
.O88 2019
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social reformers
  • Interviews
  • Interviews
  • Manners and customs
  • Social reformers
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Activist : portraits of courage, K.K. Ottesen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Harry Belafonte -- Ai-Jen Poo -- Bernie Sanders -- Reverend Al Sharpton -- Alicia Garza -- Bonnie Raines -- Bill McKibben -- Cecile Richards -- Clyde Bellecourt -- Dolores Huerta -- Jenny Beth Martin -- Gabrielle Giffords -- Anas "Andy" Shallal -- Gustavo Torres -- Jasilyn Charger -- Grover Norquist -- John Lewis -- Jeanne Mancini -- Linda Sarsour -- Marian Wright Edelman -- Micah White -- Sister Megan Rice -- Leah Greenberg & Ezra Levin -- Nicole Maines -- Pete Souza -- Tanya Selvaratnam -- Jayna Zweiman -- Phyllis Lyon -- Ralph Nader -- Tarana Burke -- Shepard Fairey -- Bob Kafka & Stephanie Thomas -- John Kerry -- Avram Finkelstein -- Harry Edwards -- Angela Davis -- Billie Jean King -- Rose Marcario -- Edward Snowden -- List of organizations -- Index of contributors
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
299 pages
Isbn
9781452182773
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1085981503
  • 1851266
Label
Activist : portraits of courage, K.K. Ottesen
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Harry Belafonte -- Ai-Jen Poo -- Bernie Sanders -- Reverend Al Sharpton -- Alicia Garza -- Bonnie Raines -- Bill McKibben -- Cecile Richards -- Clyde Bellecourt -- Dolores Huerta -- Jenny Beth Martin -- Gabrielle Giffords -- Anas "Andy" Shallal -- Gustavo Torres -- Jasilyn Charger -- Grover Norquist -- John Lewis -- Jeanne Mancini -- Linda Sarsour -- Marian Wright Edelman -- Micah White -- Sister Megan Rice -- Leah Greenberg & Ezra Levin -- Nicole Maines -- Pete Souza -- Tanya Selvaratnam -- Jayna Zweiman -- Phyllis Lyon -- Ralph Nader -- Tarana Burke -- Shepard Fairey -- Bob Kafka & Stephanie Thomas -- John Kerry -- Avram Finkelstein -- Harry Edwards -- Angela Davis -- Billie Jean King -- Rose Marcario -- Edward Snowden -- List of organizations -- Index of contributors
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
299 pages
Isbn
9781452182773
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1085981503
  • 1851266

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