We Will Shoot Back: Armed Resistance in the Mississippi Freedom Movement

Akinyele Omowale Umoja


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Publisher NYU Press
Year of publication 2014
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From the 2013 Radical Bookfair: Akinyele Umoja on the victory of Chokwe Lumumba

March 5, 2014


Last year, during our "New Histories of the Civil Rights Movement" panel featuring his book We Will Shoot Back, we asked scholar and Malcolm X Grassroots Movement founding member Akinyele Umoja to explain the history and organizing behind the then fresh victory of Chokwe Lumumba in the mayoral race in Jackson, Mississippi: