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Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Whither now and why

Brief notes and key phrases on issues of social and racial inequality, perhaps in affiliation with his 1960 speech "Whither Now and Why."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Apr. 2

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Whither now and why

Charlotte (N.C.) - Lecture for the 25th Conference of the Association of Social Science Teachers at Johnson C. Smith University, in which Du Bois advises the "American Negro...to take serious account of where he is and whither he is going" following impending changes in which "the American Negro will definitely become in law equal in citizenship to other Americans". Recording stops before the en... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Apr. 20

Hold on to culture racial identity, Dr. Du Bois warns

Charlotte (N.C.) - Reporting on three recent Charlotte stories, among them W. E. B. Du Bois's "Whither Now and Why" address given at the Association for Social Science Teachers' 25th anniversary banquet, urging Americans to maintain their cultural identities, and to keep fighting for equal opportunity "without discrimination," and describing Shirley Graham Du Bois's remarks delivered at t... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Mar. 31

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Whither now and why

Charlotte (N.C.) - In this speech to the Association of Negro Social Science Teachers, Du Bois challenges that "what we must now ask ourselves is when we become equal American citizens what will be our aims and ideals and what will we have to do with selecting these aims and ideals." To wholeheartedly accept the ideals of white Americans would mean the destruction of African Americans a... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Mar. 31

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Whither now and why

Charlotte (N.C.) - In this speech to the Association of Negro Social Science Teachers, Du Bois challenges that "what we must now ask ourselves is when we become equal American citizens what will be our aims and ideals and what will we have to do with selecting these aims and ideals." To wholeheartedly accept the ideals of white Americans would mean the destruction of African Americans a... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Mar. 31

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Whither now and why

Charlotte (N.C.) - In this speech to the Association of Negro Social Science Teachers, Du Bois challenges that "what we must now ask ourselves is when we become equal American citizens what will be our aims and ideals and what will we have to do with selecting these aims and ideals." To wholeheartedly accept the ideals of white Americans would mean the destruction of African Americans a... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers