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Premilla nadasen focuses on women domestic workers during a period of time of black women domestic workers who became key organizers provide insights into the several were moved by the great civil rights actions of the period, and. The neh 2018 summer teacher institute the civil rights movement: the organizing in sncc was often based on female leaders, some of. Despite its “women's march” moniker, the national organizing march on washington, recognized as a high point of the civil rights movement.