Here I Stand

Here I Stand

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 powerful help of African independence, and his fascination with the Soviet Union put him lower than the debilitating scrutiny of McCarthyism. Blacklisted, his famed voice silenced, Here I Stand provided a daring resolution to his accusers. It continues to be this present day a defiant problem to the existing worry and racism that maintains to symbolize American society.

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