Books tagged: black labor

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Harvest The Dust
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Series: THE TALLMAN FAMILY TRILOGY, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,720. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
This story is taken from the lives of my grandparents and those who interacted with them. HARVEST THE DUST is the first of African American Family fictions – following three successive generations of the same family. This is Colt, Arkansas the mid-1930s, a time when the Great Depression still held the nation in its grip, when president Roosevelt struggled to bring relief to the American People.
Milk The Iron Cow
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Series: THE TALLMAN FAMILY TRILOGY, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,420. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
This story was taken from the lives of my parents and those who interacted with them. This is the second of an African American Family trilogy–following three successive generation of the same family. This is Milwaukee, Wisconsin in the months leading up to and through the start of World War II. Black labor was moving North. Both unions and companies, with few exceptions, barred their employment.
Stand Upside Down
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Series: THE TALLMAN FAMILY TRILOGY, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,170. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
This story was taken from my life and family and those who interacted with us. This is the third of African American Family fictions – following three successive generations of the same family. The time, mid-1980s. The place is Kenosha, Wisconsin, and the American Motors Corporation (AMC) based there. Affirmative Action was being contested by the President and many White American Workers.
Winston Moseley Murderer Of Catherine Kitty Genovese
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Kitty Genovese was murdered in 1964 in the Kew Gardens section of Queens, NY. Her death was unnecessary. Had any of 38 witnesses acted, i.e. calling police, subduing her attacker, she might have lived. Instead she was left to die near the entrance of her Austin Avenue apartment. She waged a terrific battle before she died. I have profiled her killer, Winston Moseley, from his roots in Alabama.