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Three more events to begin for ‘The 400th’ on Tuesday

Staff Report

September 9, 2019

Three events will be held Tuesday throughout the day as a part of “The 400th,” a semester-long series of events on the 400th anniversary of the first slaves being brought to America from Africa.  The first event is “Radical Forgiveness Participatory Exhibit” by The Justice Fleet. The Justice...

1619 Exhibit, Race Card Project kick off ‘400th’

Corryn Brock, News Editor

September 3, 2019

Two events were held to kick off a series of events with the purpose of looking in depth at race in the past, present and future in American society. The event falls on the 400th anniversary of the first Africans being brought the what is now the U.S. The first event of the day was held in Booth...

Free speech allows us to discuss world problems

Alyssa Cravens, Staff Reporter

June 24, 2019

Freedom of speech is one of the most important principles our nation was founded on. People who are given this privilege are incredibly lucky, but with fortune also comes responsibility. The recent social media wave, #blueforsudan, calling for awareness and solidarity in light of a media ban during...

Anti-Slavery Presentation at Booth Library

Luis Martinez, Entertainment Editor

September 30, 2015

The next presentation in Booth Library’s latest exhibition, “Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War,” focuses on the topic of the anti-slavery movement during the Civil War. The presentation, “The Anti-Slavery Movement in Black and White,” will take place at 7 p.m. in the West Reading...

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