TITLE

Racism In Philadelphia

PUB. DATE
August 1944
SOURCE
New Republic;8/14/44, Vol. 111 Issue 7, p176
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the prevalence of racism in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Discussion on the strike of transit workers to protest against the upgrade of the African Americans to positions as motormen; Refusal of the U.S. Army to permit the circulation of the pamphlet, "The Races of Mankind"; Opinion of the African Americans about the treatment of colored troops in the army, and about other types of discrimination.
ACCESSION #
14670512

 

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