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The Resource We matter : athletes and activism, Etan Thomas

We matter : athletes and activism, Etan Thomas

Label
We matter : athletes and activism
Title
We matter
Title remainder
athletes and activism
Statement of responsibility
Etan Thomas
Title variation
Athletes and activism
Creator
Contributor
Author
Interviewer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Featuring interviews by former NBA player Etan Thomas with over fifty athletes, executives, media figures, and more--and interwoven with essays and critiques bu Thomas--We Matter shares the personal tales and opinions of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Bill Russel, Dwyane Wade, Russell Westbrook, Steve Kerr, Oscar Robertson, Mark Cuban, Michael Bennett, Carmelo Anthony, Derrick Rose, Swin Cash, Alonzo Mourning, Chris Webber, Jemele Hill, Anquan Boldin, Jamal Crawford, Juwan Howard, Ray Jackson, Shannon Sharpe, James Blake, John Carlos, Laila Ali, Michael Eric Dyson, Joakim Noah, Eric Reid, Adam Silver, Soledad O'Brien, John Wall, Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf, Bradley Beal, Tamika Catchings, Curtis Conway, Harry Edwards, Chris Hayes, Craig Hodges, Chamique Holdsclaw, Scoop Jackson, Bomani Jones, Shaun King, Jimmy King, Ted Leonsis, Thabo Sefolosha, Ilyasah Shabazz, Torrey Smith, Kenny Smith, Michael Smith, David West, Michael Wilbon, Jahvaris Fulton (brother of Trayvon Martin), Emerald Snipes (daughter of Eric Garner), Allysza Castile (sister of Philando Castile), Valerie Castile (mother of Philando Castile), and Dr. Tiffany Crutcher (sister of Terence Crutcher). This volume will be an inspiration for many different people: sports junkies; young readers who need words of encouragement from their favorite athletes; parents seeking positive messages for their children; activists who want to hear athletes using their voices to address social justice; and schools that need motivational material for their students"--Jacket
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thomas, Etan
Dewey number
796.08996
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV706.32
LC item number
.T49 2018
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Thomas, Malcolm
  • Thomas, Etan
  • Zirin, Dave
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American athletes
  • African American athletes
  • African American athletes
  • Black lives matter movement
  • Social justice
  • African American political activists
  • African American political activists
  • Professional sports
  • United States
  • Racism in sports
  • African American athletes
  • African American athletes
  • African American political activists
  • Black lives matter movement
  • Professional sports
  • Race relations
  • Racism in sports
  • Social justice
  • United States
Label
We matter : athletes and activism, Etan Thomas
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Connecting with activists matters
  • Having "the talk" with young male athletes matters
  • Having "the talk" with young female athletes matters
  • Fighting for your rights matters
  • Education matters
  • The children of the movement
  • Athlete activism matters
  • The Kaepernick movement matters
  • Standing up to police brutality matters
  • Coaches and management using their voices matters
  • Standing up for Black Lives Matter matters
  • Ignoring critics and haters matters
  • Speaking out in the age of Trump matters
Control code
ocn975106681
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9781617755941
Lccn
2017936007
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Young adult nonfiction collection.
Other physical details
portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)975106681
Label
We matter : athletes and activism, Etan Thomas
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Connecting with activists matters
  • Having "the talk" with young male athletes matters
  • Having "the talk" with young female athletes matters
  • Fighting for your rights matters
  • Education matters
  • The children of the movement
  • Athlete activism matters
  • The Kaepernick movement matters
  • Standing up to police brutality matters
  • Coaches and management using their voices matters
  • Standing up for Black Lives Matter matters
  • Ignoring critics and haters matters
  • Speaking out in the age of Trump matters
Control code
ocn975106681
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9781617755941
Lccn
2017936007
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Young adult nonfiction collection.
Other physical details
portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)975106681

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