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Hare Calls Black Power Quest For Self-Assertion

Date: November 7, 1967

Author: Mary Knight

Biographical/Historical abstract: Mary Knight was a student at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro and a reporter for The Carolinian in 1967.

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Description: This October 10, 1967, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) reports on a speech by Dr. Nathan Hare, chairman of the Black Power Committee in Washington, at the Black Power Forum held at UNCG November 1-3, 1967. Hare's comments address Supreme Court decisions, the Vietnam War, and "white educational methods." The conference, sponsored by the UNCG Student Government Association featured numerous speakers including activist Howard Fuller, and generated considerable controversy statewide.

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Format of original: Newspaper Clippings

Collection: Carolinian

Repository: The University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Item#: 1.3.736

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