"For the black man there is one destiny. And it is white."

Title

"For the black man there is one destiny. And it is white."

Subject

Washington and Lee University and Sweet Briar University created a student seminar discussing race relations in 1969 that met monthly.

Description

The seminar focused on understanding some of the forces that have caused changes in racial attitudes across the nation. The first meeting met at Leyburn Library to discuss the Kerner Commission Report and was open to all Washington and Lee and Sweet Briar students. The universities also stated that the seminar was strictly educational and did not focus on making substantial campus-wide changes in race relations.

Creator

John Motsinger

Source

The Ring-Tum Phi

Publisher

Washington and Lee University

Date

November 18, 1969

Contributor

Macy Foster

Format

PDF

Identifier

Newspaper

Files

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Citation

John Motsinger , “"For the black man there is one destiny. And it is white.",” The American Century, accessed January 17, 2018, http://americancentury.omeka.wlu.edu/items/show/35.