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Claudia Jones
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Claudia Jones


Earrings with delicate leafs of perforated metal, long embossed pendant. Fish hook backs.


---Claudia Jones (February, 21,1915-Decemeber 24,1964), was a Trinidadian journalist and activist. Once she migrated to the United States, she became a black nationalist and a supporter of communism. As a result of her political affairs, she was deported and later reside in the United Kingdom where she founded British's first large black newspaper, The West Indian Gazette in 1958.---


McClendon, John, III. "Jones, Claudia (1915-1964) | The Black Past: Remembered and Reclaimed." Jones, Claudia (1915-1964) | The Black Past: Remembered and Reclaimed. Accessed October 18, 2016.

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