Lecturer Extolls Black Activist

Eric Adams

February 15, 2001

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"Paul Robeson and His Legacy" is the title of a lecture to be delivered on campus Thursday by Dr. Lamont Yeakey, associate professor of history at Cal State L.A. Robeson was a towering figure in American and black history wh...

The Long Journey from African to African American

Sommere Hawkins

February 15, 2001

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Since the arrival of Africans on American soil, there have been a series of floating labels to describe them. They went from "African," to "Negro," then to "colored," back to "Negro," onward to "Afro-American," landing on "black,"...

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