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Publisher Description

We Rise: Speeches by Inspirational Black Women, is a rare compilation of memorable speeches delivered by celebrated African-American women from both the past and present. Spanning decades and elucidating the fight for equality, it not only captures important pieces of black history, but reveals the struggle from a female perspective. The live recordings in this captivating collection are preceded by a short biography to introduce each speaker. Speeches include:

Michelle Obama at the Democratic National Convention (2008)
Shirley Chisholm on Equal Rights for Women (1969)
Barbara Jordan, “Who Will Speak for the Common Good?” (1976)
Fannie Lou Hamer at the Democratic National Convention (1964)
Rosa Parks at the Million Man March (1995)

GENRE
Biographies & Memoirs
NARRATOR
Michelle Obama, Shirley Chisholm, Barbara Jordan, Fannie Lou Hamer, Rosa Parks, Mary McLeod Bethune, Condoleezza Rice
LENGTH
02:09
hr min
RELEASED
2010
February 1
PUBLISHER
Phoenix Books
PRESENTED BY
Audible.com
LANGUAGE
EN
English
SIZE
98.1
MB

Customer Reviews

1OEMAN ,

WE RISE

the way "We Rise", is placed on the c d you cannot select a specific speech . you mus listen to everything to get to the speech you want to hear. IT SHOULD BE IN CHAPTERS BY SPEAKES. LOVE THE SPEECHES HATE ACCESS TO EACH

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