Jackson Rising: The Struggle for Economic Democracy and Self-Determination in Jackson Mississippi.

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Akuno, Kali and Ajamu Nangwaya, eds. Jackson Rising: The Struggle for Economic Democracy and Self-Determination in Jackson Mississippi. Montreal, Canada: Daraja Press, 2017, pp.314, ISBN: 099534745X.

This book is a story about a process that is organized and controlled by Black people who are openly declaring that their political project is committed to decolonization and socialism in Jackson, Mississippi; and within this broad strategic and ethical objectives, the project is also an unapologetically committed to self-determination for people of African descent in Mississippi, and the South. Inspired by the rich history of struggle and resistance in Mississippi and...

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