Adam Clayton Powell

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Breitbart
Margaret Sanger-Founded Planned Parenthood Urges #StandWithCharlottesville Against ‘Racism’to reduce their population, joined with elite and well known African Americans
Breitbart / Posted 8 days ago
to reduce their population, joined with elite and well known African Americans Mary McLeod Bethune, W.E.B. DuBois, and Rev. Adam Clayton Powell Sr. The Negro Project was sold as a solution to poverty and high birth rates among the black community.... Read more
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Salon.com
What can we learn from 1967’s Summer of Love to help us through our current political nightmare?to try to address that split. There were also serious divides within the civil
Salon.com / Posted 8 days ago
to try to address that split. There were also serious divides within the civil rights movement. Stokely Carmichael and Adam Clayton Powell sometimes mocked Martin Luther King publicly and questioned his non-violent strategy. On the other hand,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Winter Park resident a pioneer for black stewardessesAir Career School in New York, Banks was told that airlines would not hire her
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
Air Career School in New York, Banks was told that airlines would not hire her because of her race. At the urging of Rep. Adam Clayton Powell (D-N.Y.), Banks sued several airlines for discrimination. Before she won her case, regional carrier... Read more
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New York Post
At least 12 wounded in separate shooting incidentsshot in the arm as he was driving north on Lenox Ave. and W. 131st St. in Harle
New York Post / Posted 16 days ago
shot in the arm as he was driving north on Lenox Ave. and W. 131st St. in Harlem. The man then drove to W. 137th St. and Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd. before pulling over. EMS workers treated him at the scene and he refused further medical... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Out of the Woods / Second selectman candidates could play key rolea figure during the Harlem Renaissance, as an actor (even acting in a play with
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 1 months ago
a figure during the Harlem Renaissance, as an actor (even acting in a play with Paul Robeson), a politician (he ran against Adam Clayton Powell for Congress as a Republican and was crushed) and a world champion bridge player (”he wrote a book about... Read more

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