By Assata Shakur
This intensely own and political autobiography belies the fearsome snapshot of JoAnne Chesimard lengthy projected by way of the media and the country. With wit and candor, Assata Shakur recounts the stories that led her to a lifetime of activism and portrays the strengths, weaknesses, and eventual loss of life of Black and White progressive teams on the hand of presidency officers. the result's a sign contribution to the literature approximately turning out to be up Black in the United States that has already taken its position along The Autobiography of Malcolm X and the works of Maya Angelou.
Two years after her conviction, Assata Shakur escaped from felony. She used to be given political asylum by way of Cuba, the place she now resides.
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Assata: An Autobiography(1947-1984) by Assata Shakur