This week in the Freeman: the black tradition of armed self-defense

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Armed and Black

The history of African-American self-defense

FEBRUARY 03, 2015 by B.K. MARCUS

A lot of people believe that blacks march in lockstep behind calls for gun control. But while the civil rights movement was largely about nonviolent resistance, many blacks exercised a legitimate right of self-defense. Many still do today.

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2 Responses to This week in the Freeman: the black tradition of armed self-defense

  1. Some solid information/history thank you!

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