St. Clair Drake Quote

The fate of the people of Black Metropolis—whether they will remain the marginal workers to be called in only at times of great economic activity, or will become an integral part of the American economy and thus lay the basis for complete social and political integration—depends not so much on what happens locally as on what happens in America and the world.


Black Metropolis

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The fate of the people of Black Metropolis—whether they will remain the marginal workers to be called in only at times of great economic activity,...

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The fate of the people of Black Metropolis—whether they will remain the marginal workers to be called in only at times of great economic activity,...

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The fate of the people of Black Metropolis—whether they will remain the marginal workers to be called in only at times of great economic activity,...

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The fate of the people of Black Metropolis—whether they will remain the marginal workers to be called in only at times of great economic activity,...