West Indian Gazette Notting Hill Carnival Celebrating Claudia Jones

Todays Doodle commemorates Trinidad-born activist, feminist, journalist, orator, and community organizer Claudia Jones. Among her pivotal achievements, Jones established and filled in as the supervisor in-boss for the West Indian Gazette and Afro-Asian Caribbean News—Britain’s first, significant Black paper. Through its worldwide news inclusion, the Gazette expected to bind together the Black people group in the overall fight against separation. The distribution likewise gave a stage to Jones to compose Britain’s first Caribbean jubilee in 1959, which is broadly attributed as the antecedent to the present yearly festival of Caribbean…

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