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University of Buffalo to Remove Names of Supporters of Slavery From Campus

| August 4, 2020 The University of Buffalo is removing the names of three historical figures who supported slave Read more

Illinois State University to Remove Names in Residence Hall That Have Links to Slavery

| July 31, 2020
Illinois State University will remove names in a residence hall that have links to slavery. The [...] Read more

On Slave Patrols, a Pandemic, the NBA, and HBCUs: The Birth of an Historic Alliance?

by | July 8, 2020
People from all walks of life, including numerous professional athletes, have been protesting e [...] Read more

Some Princeton Grad Students Say Name Change Isn’t Enough to Address Racism

by | July 6, 2020
While Princeton University’s decision to remove Woodrow Wilson’s name from its school of pu [...] Read more

Students, Faculty and Alumni Push for Washington and Lee University Name Change

by | July 2, 2020
Students, faculty members and alumni have called for Washington and Lee University to change it [...] Read more

Mississippi Will Remove Confederate Emblem From State Flag

| July 1, 2020
Mississippi will remove a Confederate emblem from its state flag to end an association with rac [...] Read more

Oregon Universities Will No Longer Call Sports Rivalry ‘Civil War’

| June 29, 2020
The University of Oregon and Oregon State University have agreed to no longer refer to the spor [...] Read more

Brigham Young U Under Fire for Comparing Latter-day Saints’ History to that of African Americans

by | June 24, 2020
Brigham Young University-Idaho is under fire after its Performing and Visual Arts Facebook acco [...] Read more

Law Deans Establish Call to Action Website to Address Racism in Higher Education

by | June 17, 2020
Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, many Black women law deans stayed connected on Zoom and discu [...] Read more

U of Virginia Athletics to Modify Logos Associated With Slave History

| June 16, 2020
The University of Virginia will modify the design of two athletic department logos unveiled in [...] Read more

At a Loss for Words After George Floyd: Three Actions in Lieu of Statements

by Patrice Rankine |
Race is foundational to our nation, its original sin. We live in a racist society, so we all do [...] Read more

Clemson U to Remove Name of Pro-Slavery Political Leader From its Honors College

| June 12, 2020
Clemson University will remove the name of John C. Calhoun, a pro-slavery political leader and [...] Read more

Texas A&M Students Divided Over the Statue of a Former University President

| June 11, 2020
Texas A&M University students and alumni are divided over the place of a statue on campus o [...] Read more

A Battle for the Soul of Our Nation

by Thomas Parham | June 4, 2020
Minneapolis, Minnesota, is a long way from Brunswick, Georgia and Louisville, Kentucky. Yet the [...] Read more

Towson U Students: Rename Buildings Named After Slave Owners

| February 27, 2020
A student group from Maryland’s Towson University is demanding that the institution’s o [...] Read more
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