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A Man Without A Country

Shawn Leigh Alexander

in T. Thomas Fortune, the Afro-American Agitator

Published by University Press of Florida

Published in print June 2008 | ISBN: 9780813032320
Published online September 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780813039084 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5744/florida/9780813032320.003.0021
A Man Without A Country

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This chapter presents the editorial, “A Man without a Country,” where Fortune makes it clear that while the goal of the Universal Negro Improvement Association (UNIA) and Marcus Garvey may have been the redemption of Africa, the race throughout the diaspora must fight for the social, civil, and economic rights wherever they were located.

Keywords: Universal Negro Improvement Association; Marcus Garvey; race; Africa; diaspora; civil rights; social rights; economic rights

Chapter.  815 words. 

Subjects: History of the Americas

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