Ralph Bunche

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United States diplomat and United Nations official (1904-1971)

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With the creation of the Rosenwald Fund in 1928, the organization became the most generous donor to black causes including the NAACP and the Urban League, as well as leading black intellectuals like Ralph Bunche, Charles S.
Urquhart and his boss, American Ralph Bunche, gradually persuaded them of the virtue of restraint.
Ralph Bunche, who was born in Detroit, became the first African American to receive the Nobel Peace Prize.
The Schomburg also contains the personal papers of Malcolm X, Nobel Peace Prize winner Ralph Bunche, singer Nat King Cole and playwright Lorraine Hansberry.
After Israel's Declaration of independence in May, 1948, followed four months later by the appointment of African American Ralph Bunche, previously secretary of the Palestine Peacekeeping Commission, to succeed assassinated Count Folke Bernadette, Du Bois concentrated his fire not on the Stern Gang but on the Truman Administration and "the apparent apostasy" of Bunche--"the grandson of slaves"--for not being pro-Zionist.
In the second would be the great African-American peacemaker/diplomat Ralph Bunche (1950); those tireless advocates for peace and disarmament Lord Robert Cecil (1937) and Philip Noel-Baker (1959); and the lovely Bishop Desmond Tutu (1984).
Weiss, who is Presidential Professor of Political Science at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York and Director of the Ralph Bunche Institute for International Studies, suggests four courses of treatment for what ails the organization.
Among the more famous figures appearing in the photographs are Duke Ellington, Ralph Bunche, Martin Luther King, E.
I widened my focus in 1947, at the age of 15, from mainly studying wartime and postwar Europe, when I decided to follow Ralph Bunche into a diplomatic career.
One of them featured about 20 prominent African American leaders, including United Nations diplomat Ralph Bunche and acclaimed photographer Gordon Parks.
Mott, Emily Balch, the American Friends Service Committee, Ralph Bunche, George Marshall, Linus Pauling, Martin Luther King, Jr.
There are the Laureates that, in the West, remain household names: Albert Schweitzer, Cordell Hull, Ralph Bunche, the Dalai Lama, Nelson Mandela, Elie Wiesel (who might also have been shortlisted for the Nobel in Literature), Mother Teresa, and Al Gore.
And, in a further attempt to familiarize the students with college life, they are taken on tours of area campuses, primarily those of the University of Southern California and the University of California-Los Angeles, the latter being the institution from which the school's namesake, Ralph Bunche, graduated and went on to become the first African-American to receive a Nobel Peace Prize.
Ralph Bunche Elementary School in Compton (CA), named for the African American diplomat who won the 1950 Nobel Peace Prize, is breaking down the stereotypes that surround predominantly low-income, minority public schools.