This Nonviolent Stuff'll Get You Killed

How Guns Made the Civil Rights Movement Possible

by Charles E., Jr. Cobb

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Title
This Nonviolent Stuff'll Get You Killed
Subtitle
How Guns Made the Civil Rights Movement Possible
Author
Charles E., Jr. Cobb

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Charles Cobb describes how the people most crucial to the success of the civil rights movement were nonviolent activists who carried firearms, and discusses the role guns played in the Southern freedom movement.