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Panel Explores Means To Power

Date: November 7, 1967

Author: Jeannie Daniels

Biographical/Historical abstract: Jeannie Daniels was a student at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro and 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) discusses the opening of the Black Power Forum held at UNCG November 1-3, 1967. The first panel discussion, “Black Power: Means to Political Power,” featured Dr. Nathan Hare, author of The Black Anglo-Saxon, Fred Patton, Ronald Finney, and Virgial Stroud. Subjects included the quest for political, social, and economic power; standards of beauty; impressions of Martin Luther King and Malcolm X; and the issue of white liberal involvement in the cause. 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#: 1.3.737

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