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  • Orleck, Annelise.
     
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    Storming Caesars Palace : how Black mothers fought their own war on poverty / Annelise Orleck.
    by Orleck, Annelise.
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    Boston : Beacon Press, c2005.
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  • Duncan, Ruby.
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  • Welfare rights movement -- Nevada -- Las Vegas.
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  • Poor women -- Nevada -- Las Vegas -- Political activity.
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  • Welfare recipients -- Nevada -- Las Vegas -- Political activity.
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  • Women social reformers -- Nevada -- Las Vegas.
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  • Women in community development -- Nevada -- Las Vegas.
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  • Poor -- Services for -- Nevada -- Las Vegas.
  • Electronic Resourcehttp://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip056/2005000652.html
    Electronic Resourcehttp://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0621/2005000652-d.html
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    368 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
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    From the cotton fields to the desert sands : living and leaving the delta life -- "The Mississippi of the west" : Jim Crow in Sin City -- "Bad luck and lousy people" : Black single mothers and the war on poverty -- "If it wasn't for you, I'd have shoes for my children" : welfare rights come to Las Vegas -- Storming Caesars Palace : poverty and power in Las Vegas -- Dragging Nevada kicking and screaming into the twentieth century -- "We can do it and do it better" : reshaping a community from the bottom up -- Can welfare mothers do community economic development? : the trials and triumphs of Operation Life -- Maybe we were fighting history : the legacy of Operation Life.
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