Her understanding that “nobody has all the answers” was developed during her years at Howard and validated during the Cambridge movement, when she and her fellow grass- roots activists engaged in rigorous dialogue and debate to identify their own needs and problems and find creative solutions. They realized all over the world where the dark man was being oppressed, he was being oppressed by the white man; where the dark man was being exploited, he was being exploited by the white man. Was no love lost; was no compromise; was no negotiation. Later that night, a car carrying white teenagers sped down Pine Street and reportedly drew gunfire; in a separate incident, a Cambridge policeman was shot in the Second Ward; and, at one o’clock in the morning, the Pine Street school was, once again, set ablaze. Bloodshed. Joseph R. Fitzgerald is Assistant Professor of History and Political Science at Cabrini University. With that, Banks gets up from his chair, steps outside, and points out a gray cinder block wall behind the substation. The field Negro was beaten from morning to night. No, it was a sellout. You integrate it with cream; you make it weak. I feel like it’s my responsibility to embody these things for a new generation. We’re her problem. Showing search results for "Gloria Richardson" sorted by relevance. “They get into a very bad situation where you get violence, and I think the cause of advancing equal opportunity only loses.”, Not long after, actor Marlon Brando announced at a news conference that he was heading to Cambridge to join the demonstrations. If you think I’m telling you wrong, you bring me Martin Luther King and A. Philip Randolph and James Farmer and those other three, and see if they’ll deny it over a microphone. You don’t like to be told that. Spiro Agnew vowed to bring Brown and other militants to justice, a hard-line stance that helped catapult the former Baltimore County executive to national prominence and, eventually, the White House, as vice president in the Nixon administration. Revolution is hostile. They lived in the attic or the basement, but still they lived near the master; and they loved their master more than the master loved himself. —Mike Morgan. But once we all realize that we have this common enemy, then we unite on the basis of what we have in common. Those we dislike can do nothing to please us. When we come together, we don’t come together as Baptists or Methodists. And today it’s one of the toughest, roughest, most feared countries on this earth — by the white man. And you sure don’t catch hell ’cause you’re an American; ’cause if you was an American, you wouldn’t catch no hell. Land is the basis of all independence. After living in relative obscurity since the mid-1960s, Richardson has been receiving recognition for her human rights activism over the last ten years. A man may keep a woman, but not his estate. All the revolutions that’s going on in Asia and Africa today are based on what? Richardson was instrumental in bringing Cambridge’s white power structure to heel and forcing it to implement tangible programs to improve black people’s lives.