The Campaign to promote racial justice A workbook for participating cities by Lorna Gonsalves-Pinto

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Published by National League of Cities .

Written in English

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  • Equality before the law,
  • Municipal government,
  • Racism

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The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages33
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12176520M
ISBN 10188615273X
ISBN 109781886152731

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