Worse Than Trump: The American Plantation

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Worse Than Trump explores the pitfalls of contemporary activism, Black Nationalism, racism in the Democratic Party and describes in detail the author's experiences of the Baltimore Uprising in 2015. Black people must begin to look for freedom beyond the exploitative relationship they have with liberals and the political Left, and Worse Than Trump provides them with a way to do that. Written from the perspective of a grassroots political advocate in Baltimore City, who is the director of public policy of Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle, Worse Than Trump is a must-read for anyone looking to break free of the norm and forge a new and independent path forward.
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Jul 22, 2018
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180
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ISBN
9781543937886
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English
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Political Science / Political Process / Political Advocacy
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