Henry Louis Gates’ Dangerously Wrong Slave History Articles

Henry Louis Gates’ Dangerously Wrong Slave History

   

ChickenBones: A Journal

for Literary & Artistic African-American Themes

   

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Today, millions of young Black men and women are

caged, shackled and dehumanized  by a prison system

that is growing rapidly, privatizing and increasingly

exploiting the labor of its inmates. That scenario is

far from Harvard Square, where police harassment lands

you in the White House and on television.… Read the rest

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Facebook Remembers Malcolm Articles

Facebook Remembers Malcolm

   

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“Malcolm was our manhood, our living, black manhood! This was his meaning to his people. . . . Consigning these mortal remains

 to earth, the common mother of all, secure in the knowledge that what we place in the ground is no more now a man

but a seed … Read the rest

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Education History Negro Articles

Education History Negro

   

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Up From Slavery: A Documentary History of Negro Education

Compiled By Rudolph Lewis

Booker T. Washington

 

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Editorial Note on Booker T. Washington’s Concern for the Cummings Case

in Louis R. Harlan, ed., Booker T. Washington Papers (1975), Vol. 4, 1895-1898, p. 437.

 

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Education History of the Negro Articles

Education History of the Negro

   

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Up From Slavery: A Documentary History of Negro Education

 

Compiled By Rudolph Lewis

 

 

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The Religious Instruction of Slaves in South Carolina, 1834

 

A report has been made to the Presbyterian Synod of South Carolina and Georgia on the subject of the religious instruction of the colored population, which … Read the rest

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Education History of the Negro Articles

Education History of the Negro

   

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Up From Slavery

A Documentary History of Negro Education

Compiled By Rudolph Lewis

Booker T. Washington

 

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Gong and Martha Lum Case–Chinese Discrimination

 

In 1927 Gong Lum, a Chinese living in Mississsippi, claimed that his daughter, Martha Lum, was illegally classified as “colored” and was entitled to go to … Read the rest

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Education History of the Negro Articles

Education History of the Negro

   

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A large majority it is believed, of all the ministers connected with this body, have separate

exercises for the coloured people, in addition to the regular services of the churches, which,

as usual, they also attend in considerable numbers.” The report considers the negroes

the most neglected class of … Read the rest

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Education History of the Negro Articles

Education History of the Negro

   

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Up From Slavery: A Documentary History of Negro Education

Compiled By Rudolph Lewis

An international anti-slavery society was planned by William Phillips, George Thompson, and William Garrison

 

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Interest of the Moravians

in the Education of Negroes Reported, 1842

 

The Moravian or United Brethren were the first who formally … Read the rest

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Educational History of the Negro Articles

Educational History of the Negro

   

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Up From Slavery: A Documentary History of Negro Education

Compiled By Rudolph Lewis

 

The first New York African Free School opened its doors in 1877. School No. 2 is shown here

 

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South Carolina Prohibits the Teaching of Slaves to Write 1740

 

And whereas, the having of slaves taught … Read the rest

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