Labor of Uplifting Our Race: Gullah/Geechees A. Phillip Randolph & Robert Abbott


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Tune in to the annual Labor Day broadcast of "Gullah/Geechee Riddim Radio" as Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation ( discusses the history of A. Phillip Randolph and Robert Sengstacke Abbott. Many people are unaware that these two leaders that did a great deal of work to uplift the Black race traveled to the midwest from the Gullah/Geechee Nation. The legacy of their work had a major influence on labor relations and the ultimate reason for celebrating Labor Day in the communities of people of African descent in North America. Tune een fa yeddi we sho-Gullah/Geechee Riddim Radio!

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