Insurrection : rebellion, civil rights, and the paradoxical state of Black citizenship

"Long before the uprising at the Capitol, the threat of insurrection has held a mirror to America's highest ideals and deepest fears. The Insurrection Act of 1807-passed amid pervasive fears of slave rebellion-authorizes the president to deploy federal troops to quell domestic uprisings. I...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Allan, Hawa
Format: BOOK
Other Format: EAUDIO
Published: W. W. Norton & Company 2022