Hope in the Struggle: A Memoir
How a Black woman from Texas became the most prominent civil rights activist
in Minnesota, detailing seven remarkable decades of fighting for fairness in voting, housing, education, and employment
A memoir about shouldering the cause of social justice during the darkest hours and brightest moments for civil rights in America—and, specifically, in Minnesota—Hope in the Struggle shines light on the difference one person can make. For Josie Johnson, this has meant making a difference as a Black woman in one of the nation’s whitest states.