The Resource Mighty Justice

Mighty Justice

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Mighty Justice
Title
Mighty Justice
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Summary
A young reader's adaptation of Mighty Justice: My Life in Civil Rights, the memoir of activist and trailblazer Dovey Johnson Roundtree, by Katie McCabe.Raised in Charlotte, North Carolina, at the height of Jim Crow, Dovey Johnson Roundtree felt the sting of inequality at an early age and made a point to speak up for justice. She was one of the first Black women to break the racial and gender barriers in the US Army; a fierce attorney in the segregated courtrooms ofWashington, DC; and a minister in the AME church, where women had never before been ordained as clergy. In 1955, Roundtree won a landmark bus desegregation case that eventually helped end "separate but equal" and dismantle Jim Crow laws across the South.Developed with the full support of the Dovey Johnson Roundtree Educational Trust and adapted from her memoir, this book brings her inspiring, important story and voice to life.A Junior Library Guilde Selection
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  • McCabe, Katie
  • Asim, Jabari
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Biography & Autobiography
  • Sociology
  • Reference
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
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Mighty Justice
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OVERDRIVE:ffe5999d-8c18-427d-8376-429008f6acd6
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781250229014
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Mighty Justice
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:ffe5999d-8c18-427d-8376-429008f6acd6
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781250229014
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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