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Freedom Summer’s Medal of Freedom Winners

Just posthumously awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom: James Chaney, Andrew Goodman, and Michael Schwerner, who were killed as they participated in the 1964 Freedom Summer drive to register black voters in Mississippi.  “Their deaths shocked the nation and their efforts helped to…

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Bob Moses on Freedom Summer: Sunday 11/16

Bob Moses was one of the most influential black leaders of the civil rights movement. He speaks on Sunday, November 16, at 2 p.m. at the John Witherspoon School about his role in the 1965 campaign to register African-Americans in Mississippi…

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Black Thought in the Hour of Chaos

The Center for African American Studies presented a conversation among Cornel West, Imani Perry, and Eddie S. Glaude, Jr. today.  Here’s a video of the conversation.

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Book Talk: Alison Isenberg in conversation with Eric Avila

When the interstate highway program connected America’s cities, it also divided them, cutting through and devastating countless communities — many of them minority urban neighborhoods lacking the political and economic power to resist the construction. Within the context of the…

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“Black Thought in the Hour of Chaos”

A Conversation with Dr. Cornel West, Professor Imani Perry and Professor Eddie S. Glaude, Jr. Location: McCosh Hall 50 Date/Time: 11/06/14 at 4:30 pm – 11/06/14 at 6:00 pm This event is free and open to the public.

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