Manisha Sinha’s The Slave Cause Quoted in NYT

Professor Manisha Sinha‘s The Slave’s Cause: A History of Abolition, recipient of the 2017 Frederick Douglass Prize, was quoted in Dr. Tiya Miles’ recent NYT op-ed, “The Black Gun Owner Next Door.” Miles draws upon Professor Sinha’s utilization of “shock troops” to describe the activists involved in fugitive slave rescues.