TITLE

Revealing Sex Crimes Against Black Women

AUTHOR(S)
Gardner, Jan
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Fall2011, Vol. 65 Issue 3, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the efforts of activist Rosa Parks in exposing sex crimes against fellow African American women. As secretary of the Alabama conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), she has investigated cases of sexual violence against African American women. Her contributions to the rights of African American women was highlighted in a book by Danielle L. McGuire. She also handled the case of Recy Taylor who was raped in Alabama by White men.
ACCESSION #
66809871

 

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