Taking its title from the moving lyrics of the official song of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, "Lift Every Voice and Sing," Till Victory Is Won chronicles significant moments in African-American history through more than two hundred illuminating quotations from NAACP officers, members, and award recipients. Focusing on five major topics -- Protecting Civil Rights, Achieving Educational Excellence, Nurturing Economic Development, Reaching Youth, and Gaining Political Power -- this extraordinary anthology inspires and informs. Featured voices include:
Carter G. Woodson
W.E.B. Du Bois
Sara Lawrence Lightfoot
Martin Luther King Jr.
Earvin (Magic) Johnson
George Washington Carver
Henry Louis Gates Jr.
James Earl Jones
...and countless others who share their perspectives on the life-changing work of the NAACP and its place in history.
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