By Manning Marable
The background of the black fight for civil rights and political and monetary equality in the US is tied to the recommendations, agendas, and forms of black leaders. Marable examines diverse versions of black management and the figures who embrace them: integration (Booker T. Washington, Harold Washington), nationalist separatism (Louis Farrakhan), and democratic transformation (W.E.B. Du Bois).
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