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A Revived “North Star” Emerges

by Pearl Stewart | January 14, 2019
Beginning next month, an updated North Star, founded by activist journalist Shaun King and edit [...] Read more

Chicago Historian Timuel Black Turns 100

by | December 10, 2018
Timuel “Tim” D. Black, a Chicago historian who survived the Great Depression and worked on [...] Read more

Documentary Explores “Driving While Black”

by Melanie Eversley | December 9, 2018
"Driving While Black,” a documentary in the works by a Cooperstown, N.Y., academic, a longtim [...] Read more

How Do We Persuade the New Asian Alt-Right?

by | November 15, 2018
I write to ask my progressive friends, especially those sympathetic to Asian Americans, to help [...] Read more

HACU Leaders Focus on Internationalization, Immigration Reform

by | October 8, 2018
Conversations on the importance of Hispanic-serving institutions (HSIs) internationalizing thei [...] Read more

Panelists at CBCF Slam White House Education Policies

| September 13, 2018
WASHINGTON – Trump administration education policies are hostile to civil rights and are inte [...] Read more

Aretha Franklin, John McCain, and the Meaning of Legacy

by | September 7, 2018
Last week my twin obsessions with politics and pop culture collided as I joined millions of vie [...] Read more

Civil Rights Activist to Speak at Shenandoah University

by | September 6, 2018
On Monday, Sept. 10 American feminist, leader and civil rights activist, Dolores Huerta will ho [...] Read more

Civil Rights Leader Makes History on Harvard Kennedy School Faculty

| August 30, 2018
Harvard Kennedy School has appointed to its senior faculty, Cornell William Brooks, the former [...] Read more

Danielle Holley-Walker Continues the Legacy

by Reginald Stuart | July 19, 2018
Danielle Holley-Walker, who left her post as associate dean at the University of North Carolina [...] Read more

Congressman, Civil Rights Activist John Lewis to Address Harvard Graduates

by Associated Press | May 24, 2018
Civil rights activist U.S. Rep. John Lewis is set to address Harvard University graduates. The [...] Read more

African-Americans and Asian Americans in Dialogue?

by | May 6, 2018
I write to my African-American friends to suggest three reasons for including Asian Americans i [...] Read more

DOJ Affirmative Action Investigation Unprecedented, Experts Say

by | November 26, 2017
News that the Department of Justice has threatened to sue Harvard University if it fails to tur [...] Read more

Harvard Symposium Examines Charles Hamilton Houston’s Enduring Legacy

by | November 19, 2017
Two universities recently convened a symposium to honor the work and influence of the late civi [...] Read more

Dick Gregory Dead at 84, Leaving Behind Timeless Legacy

by Joseph Hong | August 20, 2017
Comedian and activist Dick Gregory who committed his life to social justice through both satir [...] Read more
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