The Journey of A. Philip Randolph from the Gullah/Geechee Nation to Pullman Cars
Tune in as Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) host the annual Labor Day broadcast of “Gullah/Geechee Riddim Radio.” She focuses on A. Philip Randolph who was raised in the Jacksonville, Florida area of the Gullah/Geechee Nation and came to be nationally known for his work on behalf of labor unions, especially his work with the “Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters” which was excellently portrayed in the film, “10,ooo Black Men Named George.”
Queen Quet ties his journey to the labor of the Gullah/Geechee ancestors over the generations on “The Labor Day Story and the Gullah/Geechee Legacy:” http://www.blogtalkradio.com/gullahgeechee/2016/09/06/the-labor-day-story-and-gullahgeechee-legacy.
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