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The second : race and guns in a fatally unequal America / Carol Anderson.

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Woodbury Public Library 232.1196 ANDERSON (Text to phone) 34018150371724 Adult New Nonfiction Available -

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Includes bibliographical references (pages [169]-239) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction : "Why did you shoot him, sir?" -- "Sheep will never make a revolution" -- Keeping a ferocious monster in chains -- The right to kill negroes -- How can I be unarmed when my blackness is the weapon that you fear? -- Epilogue : Racism lies around like a loaded weapon.
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Investigates the history and impact of the Second Amendment, how it was designed, and how it has been constructed from the start to keep African Americans powerless and vulnerable.
Subject: Firearms > Law and legislation > United States > History.
United States. Constitution. 2nd Amendment > History.
Firearms ownership > Government policy > United States > History.
Gun control > United States > History.
African Americans > Civil rights > History.
United States > Race relations.

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