TITLE

Black Dignity and the Common Good

AUTHOR(S)
Loury, Glenn C.
PUB. DATE
June 1990
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Jun/Jul1990, Issue 4, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a transcript of the speech delivered by black American Glenn C. Loury, during the Black History Month lecture at the Heritage Foundation in Washington, D. C. on February 12, 1990. Central theme for black Americans' historical experience; Role played by the struggle for freedom and equality on the American social and political conscience; Significance of the dilemmas of the black underclass.
ACCESSION #
17725942

 

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