July 1, 2021

The New Negro Movement - Intelligent Speech Conference

The end of World War I fostered a new way of thinking for African Americans. Thousands of African Americans migrated from the Jim Crow South to the large industrial cities in the North. Within those cities, African Americans promoted a new sense of...


The end of World War I fostered a new way of thinking for African Americans. Thousands of African Americans migrated from the Jim Crow South to the large industrial cities in the North. Within those cities, African Americans promoted a new sense of racial pride and economic independence, coined "The New Negro Movement."

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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Booker_T._Washington
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/W._E._B._Du_Bois
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Migration_(African_American)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harlem_Renaissance