By Hanes Walton,Robert C. Smith
This dynamic and entire textual content from nationally popular students keeps to illustrate the profound effect African american citizens have had -- and proceed to have -- on American politics. by utilizing interrelated topics -- the belief of common freedom and the idea that of minority-majority coalitions -- the textual content demonstrates how the presence of Africans within the usa affected the founding of the Republic and its political associations and tactics. The authors exhibit that throughout the quest for his or her personal freedom within the usa, African americans have universalized and elevated the freedoms of all americans.
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