Book Discussion on This Nonviolent Stuff'll Get You Killed

Charles Cobb talked about his book, This Nonviolent Stuff’ll Get You Killed: How Guns Made the Civil Rights Movement Possible, in… read more

Charles Cobb talked about his book, This Nonviolent Stuff’ll Get You Killed: How Guns Made the Civil Rights Movement Possible, in which he recounts the possession and use of firearms by civil rights activists for self-protection during the 1950s and '60s. In his book, the author examines the paradox between nonviolent activism and the role guns played in protecting activists and allowing the advancement of the civil rights movement. Charles Cobb spoke at TurnRow Book Company in Greenwood, Mississippi. close

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Book Discussion on This Nonviolent Stuff'll Get You Killed

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320315-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Greenwood, Mississippi, United States
First Aired:
Aug 3, 2014
Last Aired:
Sep 29, 2014

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  • Aug 03, 2014 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 09, 2014 | 1:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 23, 2014 | 2:56am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 24, 2014 | 1:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 29, 2014 | 5:02am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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