Race & Racism at the University of Richmond

Article "YWCA Hears Talk By Russell Jones"

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Article "YWCA Hears Talk By Russell Jones"

Description

This article discusses the speaker Russell Jones who was a student at Virginia Union and an "outstanding" young leader. He discussed the Richmond Intercollegiate Council, and encouraged audience members that are interested in the world to join. He stated that the goal of the group was to express student opinions on problems in the world to create a better understanding between all races. He was brought to campus by the RIC to speak, and was denied access to eat at the dining hall.

Source

"YWCA Hears Talk by Russell Jones." The Richmond Collegian XXX, no. 8, (February 18, 1944): 1. http://collegian.richmond.edu/cgi-bin/richmond?a=d&d=COL19440218.2.4&e=01-01-1939-31-12-1945--en-20--21--txt-txIN-negro------

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1944-02-18

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English

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Richmond (Va.)

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“Article "YWCA Hears Talk By Russell Jones",” Race & Racism at the University of Richmond, accessed November 21, 2019, http://memory.richmond.edu/items/show/459.