Into the Streets: A Young Person's Visual History of Protest in the United States

October 31, 2020
Into the Streets: A Young Person's Visual History of Protest in the United States

This lively book guides readers through the art and history ofsignificant protests, sit-ins, and collective acts of resistancethroughout US history. Photos, artwork, signs, and other visualelements highlight the history of social action, from AmericanIndian resistance to colonists through Black Lives Matter andWomen's Marches.Into the Streets introduces the personalities and issues thatdrove these protests, as well as their varied aims andaccomplishments, from spontaneous hashtag uprisings to highlyplanned strategies of civil disobedience. Perfect for young adultaudiences, this book highlights how teens are frequently the onesprotesting and creating the art of the resistance.