HW Pick: Charlie Cobb’s ‘This Nonviolent Stuff’ll Get You Killed’

this nonviolent stuffCheck out Charlie Cobb’s upcoming book, This Nonviolent Stuull Get You Killed: How Guns Made the Civil Rights Movement Possible (Basic Books; June 3, 2014).
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Barry Goldenberg And Black History Month On HW Podcast

Listen to Barry Goldenberg on HW Radio Podcast and host Danny Tisdale talks about his new book about The Unknown Architects of Civil Rights.

As civil rights history continues to hold a prominent place in American society, it is only through the courageous actions of Thaddeus Stevens, Ulysses S. Grant, and Charles Sumner that America’s most prized Civil Rights gains are emblazoned in our Constitution. Without these powerful and then-famous politicians, the 1960′s Civil Rights Movement might not have occurred the way it did–or possibly even at all. Continue Reading →