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She catalogs the list of vices (prostitution) and challenges facing the island’s population (tuberculosis, leprosy, continuing poverty, education, and youth unemployment). ” 49 50 Beyond Negritude Et maintenant, quels sont nos objectifs? Vous l’apprendrai-je, Mesdames? Notre population est de plus en plus décimée par l’alcoolisme, alcoolisme des adultes, alcoolisme des enfants. Elle est la victime presque passive des maladies vénériennes. Quant aux autres maladies endémiques, n’est-il pas honteux de constater que nos lépreux n’ont pu jusqu’ici trouver un asile?

This is why, combining action with word, we have established a course on Domestic Instruction for domestic workers, which will soon open, and an Association of Ladies of the House. 1 The women of Martinique have thus been awakened to our social realities. They have understood that the realization of their duty requires the best preparation for the political role that they will be called to play. This is why they join, in greater numbers each day, the Women’s Assembly, a group for Information, and for civil and social Action.

S’oublier pour les autres, y-a-t-il là amputation de la personnalité? Non, Mesdames. Je disais plutôt, enrichissement, élargissement de la personnalité aux dimensions de l’humain, aux dimensions du monde. Se faire un cœur innombrable, n’est-ce pas là une facile entreprise pour toute femme? Mais il s’affirme également que nombre d’entre nous veulent devenir des valeurs sociales. Comment y parvenir? Eh bien, par nos Martinican Women and Social Action (October 1945) 45 Martinican Women and Social Action The experience acquired in the course of our nine months of existence has proved to me that in the matter of propaganda, our methods and our means of action should have been mainly based on casual acquaintances—personal invitations, for example, as well as constant calls to action.

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