Photo of Congressman Adam Clayton Powell My Black Position Paper EXTENSION OF REMARKSOFHON. ADAM C. POWELLOF NEW YORKIN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVESMonday, June 6, 1966 Mr. POWELL. Mr. Speaker, this year I celebrate a quarter of a century in politics. In those 25 years, a philosophy which has guided my thought and my every act…… Continue reading My Black Position Paper
“So beware not only of Greeks bearing gifts but colored men seeking loans and Northern white liberals!” advised Adam Clayton Powell in the baccalaureate delivered before the graduating class of Howard University Sunday May 29th 1966 following is the complete text of Representative Powell’s address.