Monographs/Biographies/Documentary films:


·         Acts of Conscience: World War II, Mental Institutions, and Religious Objectors. Steven Taylor. (2009).

·         American Women Civil Rights Activists: Bibliographies of Leaders, 1825-1992. Gayle Hardy. (1993).

·         An American Dilemma: The Negro Problem and Modern Democracy. Gunnar Myrdal, with the assistance of Richard Sterner and Arnold Rose. [c.1944].

·         Antiwar Dissent and Peace Activism in World War I America: A Documentary Reader. Scott Bennett. (2015).

·         A Band of Noble Women: Racial Politics in the Women’s Peace Movement. Melinda Plastas (2011).

·         Beauty Shop Politics. Tiffany Gill. (2010).

·         Colored Cosmopolitanism: The Shared Struggle for Freedom in the United States. Nico Slate. (2012).

·         Creating the Beloved Community: A Journey with the Fellowship of Reconciliation. Paul R. Dekar. (2005)

·         Defying Dixie: The Radical Roots of Civil Rights, 1919-1950. Gilmore, Glenda Elizabeth. (2008).

·         [The Eyes on the Prize: Civil Rights Reader: Documents, Speeches, and Firsthand Accounts from the Black Freedom Struggle, 1954-1990 / (Companion to the film). (1987).]

·         A Fire You Can’t Put Out: The Civil Rights life of Birmingham’s Reverend Fred Shuttlesworth. Andrew M. Manis. (1999)

·         For Peace and Justice: Pacifism in America, 1914-1941. Charles Chatfield. (1971).

·         A Freedom Budget for All Americans: Recapturing the Promise of the Civil Rights Movement in the Struggle for Economic Justice Today. Paul Le Blanc and Michael D. Yates (2013).

·         Freedom’s Daughters: The Unsung Heroines of the Civil Rights Movement from 1830-1970.

Lynne Olson. (2001).

·         Gandhi in the West: The Mahatma and the Rise of Radical Protest. Sean Scalmer. (2011)       

·         Justice at War: The Story of the Japanese American Internment Cases. Peter Irons. (1983).

·         Justice Delayed: The Record of the Japanese Internment Cases. Peter Irons (1989).

·         Marching Together: Women of the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters. Melinda Chateauvert. (1998).

·         Personal Justice Denied: Report of the Commission on Wartime Relocation and Internment of Civilians 2 vols. (1982 and 1983).

·         Protest: Pacifism and Politics. Some Passionate Views on War and Nonviolence. James Finn. (1968. c. 1967).

·         Pullman Porters and the Rise of Protest Politics in America, 1925-1945. Beth Tompkins Bates. (2001).

·         Radical Pacifism in Modern America: Egalitarianism and Protest. Marian Mollin. (2006).

·         Radical Pacifism: The War Resisters League and Gandhian Nonviolence in America, 1915-1963. Scott Bennett. (2003).

·         Raising Up a Prophet: The African-American Encounter with Gandhi. Sudarshan Kapur.(1992).

·         Rebels Against War: The American Peace Movement, 1941-1960. Lawrence S. Wittner. (1985).

·         Righting a Wrong: Japanese Americans and the Passage of the Civil Liberties Act of 1988. Leslie T. Hatamiya. (1994).

·         This is the Day: The March on Washington. Leonard Freed and Michael Eric Dyson. (2013).

·         Unearthing the Seeds of Fire: The Idea of Highlander. Frank Adams with Myles Horton. (1975).

·         Why Civil Resistance Works: The Strategic Logic of Nonviolence. Erica Chenoweth & Maria J. Stephan. (2011)

·         Winning the War for Democracy: The March on Washington Movement, 1941-1946. David Lucander. (2015).

·         World War I and the Origin of Civil Liberties in the United States. Paul L. Murphy. Norton (1979).

·         World Without War: How U.S. Feminist and Pacifists Resisted World War I .Frances Early (1997).



·         Jane Addams. American Heroine: The Life and Legend of Jane Addams. (2001).

·         Roger Baldwin. Roger Baldwin Founder of the American Civil Liberties Union. (2001)

·         Lucretia Mott. Lucretia Mott’s Heresy: Abolition and Women’s Rights in Nineteenth Century America. Carl Faulkner. (2011).

·         Diane Nash: The Fire of the Civil Rights Movement. Lisa Mullins. (2007).

·         Clarence Pickett. Witness for Humanity: The Biography of Clarence E. Pickett. (1999)

·         A. Philip Randolph:  A Biographical Portrait. Jervis Anderson.(1986)

·         Bayard Rustin. Lost Prophet: The Life and Times of Bayard Rustin (2003)

·         Norman Thomas. Norman Thomas: The Last Idealist.  W.A. Swanberg. NY: Scribner (1976)

Films (documentaries):

·         A. Philip Randolph for Jobs and Freedom. (VHS)/PBS. (1996).

·         Brother Outsider: The Life of Bayard Rustin. PBS. (2003).

·         Daisy Bates: First Lady of Little Rock. PBS (2010).

·         Conscience and the Constitution: Japanese American Resistance in World War II (VHS)/PBS. (2000).

·         (The) Conscientious Objector: The True Story of an American Soldier. (DVD/2010).

·         Eyes on the Prize . PBS. (1987-).

·         The Good War and Those Who Refused to Fight it. (2000).

·         Of Civil Wrongs and Rights The Fred Korematsu Story. PBS.(2007)

·         Unfinished Business : The Japanese American Internment Cases.(1986)

·         You Don’t Have to Ride Jim Crow. PBS (1995).