ERIC Number: EJ710363
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2005-Feb-10
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The Niagara Movement's Powerful Fruit-100 Years of Protest
Black Issues in Higher Education, v21 n26 p37 Feb 2005
The Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASAALH) was founded 90 years ago on Sept. 9, 1915. It's founder, Dr. Carter G. Woodson, author of the scathing masterpiece, The Miseducation of the Negro (1933), was also the thunder of Negro History Week (1926), the forerunner to contemporary Black History Month celebrations. Each year, the association develops a theme for Black History Month. This year it has highlighted The Niagara Movement: Black Protest Reborn, 1905-2005. This brief article evaluates the pros and cons of celebrating the Protest.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Higher Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Washington