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The O'Dell File (Kindle Single)

The O'Dell File (Kindle Single) By {author, ✓ The O'Dell File (Kindle Single) ↠ Victor S. Navasky ✓ The O'Dell File (Kindle Single) ↠ Victor S. Navasky - The O'Dell File (Kindle Single), The ODell File Kindle Single The general public has never heard of Jack ODell But many of those who worked with him in the fifties and sixties consider him the unsung hero of the Black Freedom Movement Victor Navasky the longtim

  • Publication date‏:‎ July 27, 2014
  • Language‏:‎ English
  • File size‏:‎ 1024 KB
  • Simultaneous device usage‏:‎ Unlimited
  • Text-to-Speech‏:‎ Enabled
  • Screen Reader‏:‎ Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting‏:‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray‏:‎ Not Enabled
  • Word Wise‏:‎ Enabled
  • Print length‏:‎ 62 pages
  • Lending‏:‎ Enabled

✓ The O'Dell File (Kindle Single) ↠ Victor S. Navasky, The O'Dell File (Kindle Single), Victor S. Navasky, The ODell File Kindle Single The general public has never heard of Jack ODell But many of those who worked with him in the fifties and sixties consider him the unsung hero of the Black Freedom Movement Victor Navasky the longtime editor of The Nation and author of the acclaimed book Kennedy Justice drawing on secret government files and interviews with O Dell himself seeks to correct tha

The O'Dell File (Kindle Single)

✓ The O'Dell File (Kindle Single) ↠ Victor S. Navasky ✓ The O'Dell File (Kindle Single) ↠ Victor S. Navasky - The O'Dell File (Kindle Single), The ODell File Kindle Single The general public has never heard of Jack ODell But many of those who worked with him in the fifties and sixties consider him the unsung hero of the Black Freedom Movement Victor Navasky the longtim The O'Dell File (Kindle Single)

  • ✓ The O'Dell File (Kindle Single) ↠ Victor S. Navasky
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The O'Dell File (Kindle Single)

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  1. Funny things happen on The Nation s annual autumn cruise For over four decades, Victor Navasky the magazine s former editor and publisher who currently teaches at Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism wondered what had become of the political organizer activist, Jack O Dell, who had once been a key fundraiser and policy shaper for Dr Martin Luther King, Jr.Then in 2012, he saw O Dell s name on the cruise ship s passenger list Their encounter, on the high seas, and the history behind [...]


  2. This book is an important addition and corrective to standard histories of the civil rights movement It should be made widely available and should be read by anyone attempting to consider the events and thinking of that era I would suggest that readers also consult Barbara Ransby s biography of Ella Baker to understand of the complexities of the movement.


  3. This is an extraordinary mystery story about a largely forgotten but key aide to Martin Luther King Jr Navasky also uses the story to explore the contributions of the American Left to the civil rights movement Jack O Dell is a living hero The book is a short, enthralling read not to be missed


  4. Jack O Dell has been a mysterious figure in the history of Martin Luther King the civil rights movement attacked by J Edgar Hoover, and never really defended much by anyone At last Victor Navasky has uncovered the story of a man who turns out to be an true American hero It s also a fascinating detective story, told with Navasky s characteristic energy and style And it s the perfect Kindle Single.


  5. At long last Jack Odell is being recognized for his significant contributions to the civil rights movements Although he was discriminated for his membership in the Communist Party and his contributions dismissed, he was nonetheless an important figure Under his editorship, the journal FREEDOmWays became the most important journal for African Americans in the latter part of the 20th century Navarrete sky has performed a public service in shedding light on his role.


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