in Women and the Civil Rights Movement, 1954-1965
January 2008; p ublished online March 2014 .
Chapter. Subjects: History of the Americas. 1684 words.
Born on August 9, 1883, in Washington D.C., Daisy Adams Lampkin was a lifelong activist, organizer, and fundraiser. Dubbed “Mrs. NAACP,” Lampkin began her career in social justice as a...
in International Women's Year
September 2017; p ublished online June 2017 .
Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); History of the Americas. 6279 words.
This chapter examines the organizational and geopolitical rivalries that gave rise to IWY. It considers how long-simmering ideological tensions between the International Council of Women...
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