The US Organization, Black Power Vanguard Politics, and the United Front Ideal: Los Angeles and Beyond

@article{Brown2001TheUO,
  title={The US Organization, Black Power Vanguard Politics, and the United Front Ideal: Los Angeles and Beyond},
  author={Scot Brown},
  journal={The Black Scholar},
  year={2001},
  volume={31},
  pages={21 - 30}
}
  • Scot Brown
  • Published 1 September 2001
  • Political Science
  • The Black Scholar
(2001). The US Organization, Black Power Vanguard Politics, and the United Front Ideal: Los Angeles and Beyond. The Black Scholar: Vol. 31, Black Power Studies: A New Scholarship, pp. 21-30. 
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