American Politics  and the African-American 
Quest for Universal Freedom 6/e


About the Authors


Main Features

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Scholarly Associations

National Conference of Black Political Scientists –
National Economic Association –
Association for the Study of African American Life and History –
National Council for Black Studies –

Think Tanks/Research Institutes

Black Policy at University of Denver – 
Center for Political and Economic Studies –
Center on Budget and Policy Priorities – 

African American Leadership Institute –
Southern Center on Law & Poverty –
Schomburg Library for Research on Black Culture –

Civil Rights Digital Library -


Black –
The Crisis –
Jet – –
National Newspaper Publishers Association –
The Black Commentator –
Radio One –
The Final Call –
The Alternative Press Center –

Survey Data

National Black Politics Election Study Series –
The Program for Research on Black Americans –
General Social Survey –
Racial Attitudes in America –

Elected Officials

African American Voices in Congress,  
Congressional Black Caucus –
National Conference of Black Mayors –
National Black Caucus of State Legislators –

Interest Groups

Nation of Islam –
National Urban League –
Rainbow/PUSH – www.rainbow/
Children’s Defense Fund –
Leadership Conference on Civil Rights –
National Action Network –
Black Radical Congress –
Black Leadership Forum –
ACORN (Association of Community Organization for Reform Now) –
Coalition of Black Trade Unionists –
TransAfrica –
National Coalition of Blacks for Reparations in America –
National Baptist Convention –
Progressive Baptist Convention –
Tavis Smiley’s Covenant with Black America –