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Stand Up!

Stand Up!


Stand Up!


When the senatorial election of 2008 between Democrat Al Franken and Republican Norm Coleman stretched on for a contentious six months, people throughout the country wondered about Minnesota's offbeat politics. But Minnesota has been and is now a seedbed for cultural and political movements that have changed the country, and its history weaves a pattern of wide opposition between left and right. Stand Up! tells a story of people repeatedly challenging the status quo. It is a narrative of people against power, of conflict and defeat, and of change and tenacity. 


Author: Rhoda R. Gilman


Published by: Minnesota Historical Society Press, 2012

148 Pages



SKU: 457
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