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The Resource The Beast side : living and dying while black in America, D. Watkins ; foreword by David Talbot

The Beast side : living and dying while black in America, D. Watkins ; foreword by David Talbot

Label
The Beast side : living and dying while black in America
Title
The Beast side
Title remainder
living and dying while black in America
Statement of responsibility
D. Watkins ; foreword by David Talbot
Title variation
Living and dying while black in America
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
To many in the age of Obama, America had succeeded in going beyond race, putting the divisions of the past behind us. And then seventeen-year-old Trayvon Martin was shot by a wannabe cop in Florida; and then eighteen-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri; and then Baltimore blew up; and then gunfire shattered a prayer meeting at a church in Charleston, South Carolina. Suddenly the entire country awakened to a stark fact: African Americans, particularly young black men, are an endangered species
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OClCo
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Dogear
Dewey number
305.80097526
Index
no index present
LC call number
E185.615
LC item number
.W34123 2015
Literary form
non fiction
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1951-
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Talbot, David
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  • Race discrimination
  • African Americans
  • Racism
  • United States
  • Baltimore (Md.)
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Label
The Beast side : living and dying while black in America, D. Watkins ; foreword by David Talbot
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Stoop stories -- Lessons of a former dope dealer -- That yak will kill you -- Gunplay is all I know -- Black women -- Rappers' blood diamonds -- The school of failure -- My city is gone -- Too poor for pop culture -- My neighborhood revolution -- Crimes of the art -- Chasin' the gram -- What to eat? -- F**k the national anthem -- Cops kill niggas in America -- Black lives DO matter...to capitalists -- Black cop down -- Cops are the terrorists in our neighborhood -- In Baltimore, we're all Freddie Gray -- Missing black men -- The black crisis clergy -- Smells like victory but the Baltimore Uprise is only the beginning -- O-Ate-Obama
Control code
sky277968140
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 153 pages
Isbn
9781510703353
Lccn
bl2015035160
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Note
rc 10/15; mv 03/16
Label
The Beast side : living and dying while black in America, D. Watkins ; foreword by David Talbot
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Stoop stories -- Lessons of a former dope dealer -- That yak will kill you -- Gunplay is all I know -- Black women -- Rappers' blood diamonds -- The school of failure -- My city is gone -- Too poor for pop culture -- My neighborhood revolution -- Crimes of the art -- Chasin' the gram -- What to eat? -- F**k the national anthem -- Cops kill niggas in America -- Black lives DO matter...to capitalists -- Black cop down -- Cops are the terrorists in our neighborhood -- In Baltimore, we're all Freddie Gray -- Missing black men -- The black crisis clergy -- Smells like victory but the Baltimore Uprise is only the beginning -- O-Ate-Obama
Control code
sky277968140
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 153 pages
Isbn
9781510703353
Lccn
bl2015035160
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Note
rc 10/15; mv 03/16

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