A Study of Race in the US - DuBois on Black Reconstruction

Week 2:

WEB DuBois, Black Reconstruction, “Black Worker” and “The General Strike”

“Black Worker”

From its inception, US founded on principle of liberty for all and consent of the governed while maintaining millions of black folks in slavery. 1,093 more words


Reconstruction: Race, Labor, and Defining Freedom

The fairest minds of all their officials seems not to be able comprehend the difference between the “nigger” freedman and the white northern laborer.  
–William McBurney to Thomas B. 1,975 more words

Black Reconstruction