Paul Robeson exhibition, Bristol Colston Hall

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LBN
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Oct 23 2003 12:02
Paul Robeson exhibition, Bristol Colston Hall

until Nov 7th.

Worth checking out smile

AlexA
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Oct 23 2003 13:41

Who's he?

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Oct 24 2003 07:54

He was an incredible man. The son of an ex-slave, he was a scholar, an athlete, a singer, a film star and a human rights activist. He campaigned against racism and discrimination and was blacklisted during the McCarthy era and had his passport taken away. He died in 1976.

http://www.rutgers.edu/robeson/main.html