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"Dudley Branch Library Hosts Lecture on Unheralded Black Freedom Fighter " by Glennon L. King, Globe Correspondent Hubert Harrison and His Grandson Ray Richardson Discussed by Jeffrey B. Perry






The Dudley Branch Library in Roxbury hosted a lecture on Hubert Harrison (1883-1927) "The Father of Harlem Radicalism" by Jeffrey B. Perry on Saturday, February 15, 2014. Also discussed was Harrison's grandson, Ray Richardson (1946-1971), the former producer of "Say Brother" on WGBH in Boston.

The event, at the Dudley Library in Roxbury was hosted by Mimi Jones and sponsored by Friends of the Dudley Library, Alliance for a Secular and Democratic South Asia, and Massachusetts Global Action

This video and article on the event was prepared by Glennon L. King, Globe correspondent. Read More 
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Jeffrey B. Perry on Hubert Harrison and Theodore W. Allen and "The Invention of the White Race" and on the Centrality of Struggle Against White Supremacy October 20, 2013

Jeffrey B. Perry October 20, 2013, talk on Ray Richardson (minutes 0-5), Hubert Harrison (minutes 5-24) and Theodore W. Allen and "The Invention of the White Race" and on the Centrality of Struggle Against White Supremacy (minutes 24 till end) at the Center for Marxist Education, 550 Massachusetts Ave (Central Square), Cambridge, MA 02116. Watch a video of the event HERE!




For information on the new expanded edition of Theodore W. Allen's "The Invention of the White Race" Volume 1: “Racial Oppression and Social Control” CLICK HERE
For information on the new expanded edition of Theodore W. Allen's "The Invention of the White Race"Volume 2: “The Origin of Racial Oppression in Anglo-America” CLICK HERE
For other writings by and about Theodore W. Allen CLICK HERE

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"The Radicalization of Ray Richardson: Suspicion Still Surrounds Death of Black Activist ['Say Brother'] TV Producer [and Grandson of Hubert Harrison]" an article by Jeffrey B. Perry and Charles Richardson is available at Black Agenda Report, at Black Commentator, and at Black Star News.
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Gary Glennell Toms' You Tube Video on “The Radicalization of Ray Richardson” for “The G-Man Interviews”

Gary Glennell Toms has put together a wonderful You Tube Video on “The Radicalization of Ray Richardson” for “The G-Man Interviews.”



Ray Richardson (1946-1971) was a young, radical producer of “Say Brother,” the WGBH Boston, prime time, Black Power TV show. He reportedly died by “drowning” under suspicious circumstances in Mexico in January 1971.

Ray was also the grandson of Hubert Harrison (1883-1927), “The Father of Harlem Radicalism.”

To see the G-Man video CLICK HERE

"The Radicalization of Ray Richardson: Suspicion Still Surrounds Death of Black Activist ['Say Brother'] TV Producer [and Grandson of Hubert Harrison]" an article by Jeffrey B. Perry and Charles Richardson is available at Black Agenda Report, at Black Commentator, and at Black Star News.

It is also featured in a discussion with hose Janice Graham at Our Common Ground entitled “The Killing of Radical Black Media”, October 12, 2013, which can be heard by CLICKING HERE
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