Ginaia Black smith assignment.docx - 1 Black Ginaia Black Dr Smith Eng 418 October 1 2019 Position Paper 2 \u201cOf the Coming of John\u201d Dubois\u2019s story

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1 Black Ginaia Black Dr. Smith Eng 418 October 1, 2019 Position Paper 2: “Of the Coming of John” Dubois’s story “the coming of John” posed some very relative questions to modern day. John was what they called a “good ole boy”, he didn’t cause any problems, worked, and always had a smile on his face. John’s mother sent him away to get an education, despite white people telling her it would “spoil and ruin him”. Oddly enough the white people were almost right, John did come back a completely different person. John came back not with a smile but awake, awake to the reality of colored people being slighted at every turn. They were slighted of wealth, an education, as well as just basic human rights. When he came back his friends and family were excited and threw him a celebration, but they were in for a rude awakening. When John spoke at his celebration, he asked two very important question. He asked,” What part of the negroes of this land would take in the striving of the new century?” John also asked,” What difference does it
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