African Americans -- Civil rights
Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:
James Farmer, civil rights activist and first national director of the Committee of Racial Equality, speaks at the Kellogg Center. Topics include his concerns with the increase of unemployment in the African American community, training for unskilled black individuals, and a need for more colleges for black students.
This collection contains a reprint of 1902 speeches by Senator Tillman, Democrat from South Carolina, and Senator McComas, Republican from Maryland, debating black suffrage and constitutional liberty in the Philippines. The collection also includes an undated local ballot.
Civil Rights leader and chairman of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee Stokely Carmichael speaks in front of more than 4,000 people at an ASMSU-sponsored Great Issues lecture in the Michigan State University Auditorium.