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Ida B. Wells

Richard M. Haynes

Ida B. Wells

antilynching crusader

by Richard M. Haynes

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Published by Raintree Steck-Vaughn in Austin, Tex .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Wells-Barnett, Ida B., 1862-1931 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Wells-Barnett, Ida B., 1862-1931.,
    • African American women civil rights workers -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Civil rights workers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Civil rights workers.,
    • African Americans -- Biography.

    • About the Edition

      Describes the life of the black woman journalist who was born into slavery and conducted a lifelong crusade for the civil rights of various minorities.

      Edition Notes

      StatementRichard M. Haynes ; with an introduction by James P. Shenton.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography, Biography.
      SeriesAmerican troublemakers
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE185.97.W55 H38 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination128 p. :
      Number of Pages128
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1719322M
      ISBN 100811423255
      LC Control Number92022192

      ida b wells tells about lynchings Download ida b wells tells about lynchings or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get ida b wells tells about lynchings book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want.   In Ida B. Wells published a pamphlet titled Southern Horrors: Lynch Law in All Its Phases, and A Red Record, , which documented research on a lynching. Having examined many accounts of lynching based on alleged "rape of white women," she concluded that Southerners concocted rape as Brand: Castaway Family Press.

      Quote from Ida B. Wells About book: "was a clear, plain statement of facts concerning the oppression put upon the colored people in this land of the free and home of the brave. We circulated ten thousand copies of this little book during the remaining three months of the fair. The Red Record: Tabulated Statistics and Alleged Causes of Lynching in the United States By Ida B. Wells-Barnett. [Transcriber's Note: This pamphlet .

      Ida B. Wells, married name Ida Bell Wells-Barnett, (born J , Holly Springs, Mississippi, U.S.—died Ma , Chicago, Illinois), African American journalist who led an antilynching crusade in the United States in the s. She later was active in . Born to slaves in , Ida B. Wells became a fearless antilynching crusader, women's rights advocate, and journalist. Wells's refusal to accept any compromise on racial inequality caused her to be labeled a "dangerous radical" in her day but made her a model for later civil rights activists as well as a powerful witness to the troubled racial politics of her by: 9.


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Wells-Barnett. See all books authored by Ida B. Wells-Barnett, including Crusade for Justice: The Autobiography of Ida B. Wells (Negro American Biographies and Autobiographies), and On Lynchings (Classics in Black Studies), and more on Ida B. Wells was an African American journalist, abolitionist and feminist who led an anti-lynching crusade in the United States in the s.

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Wells-Barnett has been whitewashed by history. All too often, she is remembered as a women's rights activist. Yet, she was an investigative journalist, anti-lynching activist, and civil rights activist. Decades before Rosa Parks, Wells-Barnett won lawsuits regarding transportation seating/5.

African-American journalist Ida B. Wells went to heroic lengths in the late s to document the horrifying practice of lynching blacks.

Her groundbreaking work, which included collecting statistics in a practice that today is called "data journalism," established that the lawless killing of blacks was a systematic practice, especially in the South in the era following Reconstruction. Ida B.

Wells book Ida B. Wells was already out of town when she realized that an editorial she’d written had caused a riot. InWells had left Memphis to attend a conference in Philadelphia, when Author: Becky Little. This picture book biography introduces the extraordinary Ida B.

Wells. Long before boycotts, sit-ins, and freedom rides, Ida B. Wells was hard at work to better the lives of African Americans. This nonfiction picture book is an excellent choice to share during homeschooling, in particular for children ages 4 to 6.

Among Ida B. Wells-Barnett’s achievements were the publication of a detailed book about lynching entitled A Red Record (), the cofounding of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), and the founding of what may.

Biography Examines Life of Ida B. Wells The life and times of activist Ida B. Wells is the subject of a new book, Ida: A Sword Among Paula Giddings talks about the book. NABJ and the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University jointly and proudly each year give the prestigious Ida B.

Wells Award to give tangible and highly visible recognition to an individual or group of individuals and their company. Ida B. Wells-Barnett Ida B. Wells (). LC-USZ DLC. () Ida B. Wells-Barnett was an African-American woman of striking courage and conviction.

She achieved nationwide attention as leader of the anti-lynching crusade. Raised in Mississippi after the Civil War, Wells worked her way through Rust College and taught school in. Ida B. Wells 1. GROWING UP FREE Jstarted like any other day in Holly Springs, Mississippi. People got up to eat breakfast, got dressed, and went to work.

That was what usually happened in the Wells family too. But on this summer day, Lizzie Wells put a hand on her large stomach and looked over at her husband, ed on: Aug Get this from a library. Ida B. Wells. [Diane Bailey] -- Presents the life and accomplishments of the activist, educator, writer, journalist, suffragette, and pioneering voice against the horrors of lynching who set out to better the lives of.

Ida B. Wells is an American icon of truth telling. Born to slaves, she was a pioneer of investigative journalism, a crusader against lynching, and a tireless advocate for suffrage, both for women and for African Americans.

Heralded as a landmark achievement upon publication, Ida: A Sword Among Lions is a sweeping narrative about a country and a crusader embroiled in the struggle against lynching—a practice that imperiled not only the lives of black men and women, but also a nation based on law and riven by race.

At the center of the national drama is Ida B. Wells (). Ida B. Wells Drive is the first street in downtown Chicago to be named after a black woman. “In all of the legacy that she has laid around representation and voice in truth-telling,” says.

"Ida B. Wells-Barnett and American Reform, is more than a simple biography. It is a multilayered exposé of a society molded by racism, a people saddled with sexism, and one woman's public and private struggle with both."--Deborah Gray White, author of Too Heavy a Load: African American Women in Defense of Themselves, Ida Bell Wells () was an African-American journalist, editor, suffragist, sociologist, and an early leader in the Civil Rights Movement.

The following is a short biography of Ida B. Wells and the personal tragedy she experienced that pushed her to raise national awareness about violence and discrimination against African Americans. 11 hours ago  NEW YORK (AP) — The great-granddaughter of Ida B. Wells is writing a biography of the pioneering African-American journalist and activist.

One Signal Publishers announced Thursday that Michelle Duster‘s “Ida B. the Queen” will come out next will collaborate on the book with Atlantic staff writer Hannah Giorgis. Ida B.

Wells () was one of the foremost crusaders against black oppression. This engaging memoir tells of her private life as mother of a growing family as well as her public activities as teacher, lecturer, and journalist in her fight against attitudes and laws oppressing blacks/5(8).Buy a cheap copy of Ida: A Sword among Lions: Ida B.

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