Nov. 29, 2016

Project Uplift Literacy In Their Words My Voice Ralph J. Bunche “The Barriers Of Race Can Be Surmoun

In his years as a Howard University professor in the 1930s, Ralph J. Bunche subscribed to Marxist ideas. However, by 1949 Bunche was Acting United Nations Mediator for Palestine and had become much more conservative. His then contemporary views were reflected in a commencement address given at Fisk University in Nashville, Tennessee on May 30, 1949.