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1951 Nov. 13

Voice of America forum lectures

A Negro woman's story

New York (N.Y.) - Number 126 of the "Women's World" series, aspiring to answer "Just what is the status of Negroes in the United States?"; describing the trials and triumphs of various young African Americans in higher education, segregated public spaces, public transportation, and the professional arena.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Sept. 24

Voice of America forum lectures

The Minneapolis experiment in tolerance How women in Minneapolis helped defeat bigotry and prejudice

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the "wonders" female volunteers have accomplished in American communities; outlining the demographic minorities of Minneapolis and how "personal" and "hard... to fight" the racism is in that city; suggesting that neighborhood segregation is "not as much a problem as real estate people sometimes make it"; noting the process of integration in public schools; and advisi... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers