TITLE

SNCC and activists' reunion with Carmichael (Kwame Ture)

AUTHOR(S)
Boyd, Herb
PUB. DATE
March 1996
SOURCE
New York Amsterdam News;3/23/96, Vol. 87 Issue 12, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that in New York City, former members of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) and activists got together for a reunion with Kwame Ture at the Schomburg Center. Why Ture dislikes Zionism; Ture's comments; Background information on Ture; Information on Ture's health.
ACCESSION #
9605021647

 

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