Unformatted text preview: *Adam Powell-Pastor largest black church in NY, black leader against war. *BSCP-(A Phillip Randolph)- Sot black leader against war. *Great migration- 1 mil. African Americans from South move to the industrialized north. *Chicago Defender-largest black newspaper in U.S. have jobs, and housing, no lynching. Some areas newspaper was banned. *Redscare- Palmer Raids, Mitchell Palmer (A. General) Sent in FBI to deport immigrants bc they appeared to look like communists. Encouraged protection of homeland. *Wesley Everest-Head of wobblies in Washington, put in jail, lynch body mutilated. *Silent Parade-18,000 women, men, children all dressed in best attire not saying a word silently boycotting. Holding signs. *Red Summer- 78 Lynching’s. 1914-1920, 382 Africans lynched, 26 race riots....
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This note was uploaded on 04/01/2008 for the course JOUR 1000 taught by Professor Brianbrooks during the Fall '07 term at Missouri (Mizzou).
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