|As I look back over the years that have given me so many opportunities for personal growth and understanding of peoples, I find that I count among my closest and oldest friends many Negro Americans.|
It is neither unusual nor new for me to have Negro friends, nor is it unusual for me to have found my friends among all races and religions of people. >>more...>>
Title: Some of My Best Friends Are Negro
Author: Roosevelt, Eleanor
Date: February, 1953
- African Americans
- Roosevelt, Eleanor
Notes: Originally printed in Ebony 9 (February 1953): 16-20, 22, 24-26.