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It is hard to find jobs on ships, since many crewmen will not work with a black man. The band went on to continue their tour including their performance that evening at The Centre in Vancouver for Performing Arts. Langston makes many friends, and they love to play pranks on each other. Some were African Americans who had migrated from the slave bonds of the American south, so they could live free in the north.

The band noted that this was a copyright violation and ordered that Day cease using the song for campaigning purposes. Well, it was Hughes who made me start to appreciate poetry as art and song and language worthy of studying.

Sometimes Langston lives with his grandmother or with family friends. The lady is very angry, and turns him out of her house.

Langston grows up moving around a lot, because his mother is poor, and she is always looking for a better job. It is a happy, carefree time, and everyone seems to be enlightened and letting go of racism. The bus went on its side right beside the commercial weigh scales.

Langston stirs up some controversy by suggesting that there should be black faculty members for his all-black college. When Langston realizes that his patron only wants him to write things that sound primitive, to reflect what she thinks of black people, he decides not to let her pay his way anymore.

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However, Hughes was drawn to the Harlem Renaissance and its people. When he is seventeen, his father sends for him to come live on his father's estate for a while in Mexico.