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By Paul Robeson

Robeson's overseas achievements as a singer and actor in starring roles on degree and monitor made him the main celebrated black American of his day, yet his outspoken feedback of racism within the usa, his robust help of African independence, and his fascination with the Soviet Union positioned him less than the debilitating scrutiny of McCarthyism. Blacklisted, his famed voice silenced, Here I Stand offered a daring solution to his accusers. It continues to be this day a defiant problem to the present worry and racism that keeps to represent American society.

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