Daily Archives: June 14, 2017

100th Anniversary of Hubert Harrison’s Founding of the Militant “New Negro Movement”  

100th Anniversary of Hubert Harrison’s Founding of the Militant “New Negro Movement” by Jeffrey B. Perry The modern Black liberation movement can be said to have begun with the founding of Hubert Harrison’s Liberty League, in Harlem, a century ago. The League demanded that lynching become a federal crime, and that Blacks defend themselves from racist […]