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Local 764 21 Day Racial Equity Habit Building Challenge: Day 7.

Posted on September 6, 2020

Welcome to Day 7! 

“A. Philip Randolph was arrested in the streets for treason. He was a oung man demanding rights for Black workers – or else. W.E.B. Du Bois and Booker T. Washington agreed on one thing. The could not stand the “new radical negroes” like A. Philip Randolph! He was a socialist. A rabble-rouser. A labor man.

They called him every name in the book. Today, we call him the single, most impactful social, political, and economic activist in Black history…”

– GirlTrek’s Black History Bootcamp

Day 7:

GirlTrek’s Black History Bootcamp: The Most Dangerous Negro in America
GirlTrek’s Black History Bootcamp Podcast

RESOURCES FOR THE CHALLENGE

One Response to “Local 764 21 Day Racial Equity Habit Building Challenge: Day 7.”

MelSeptember 6th, 2020 at 5:36 pm

Love this mini history lesson and insight. I had definitely not heard A. Philip Randolph’s story. What a great union ancestor we have in him and an example for spreading equity. Also thank for introducing me to this podcast

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