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Hidden In Plain Sight: American Indians and the American Master Narrative

American Indians are often left out of the traditional American Narrative. Lisa Emmerich reveals the covering up of the dark history between Native Americans and Europeans. The lack of basic rights…

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Moving Men of Color Forward

Malcolm J. McLemore Coordinator, Fraternity and Sorority Affairs One of the goals of the system-wide California State University Graduation Initiative is to close the achievement gap in graduation…

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The Backpacks That We Carry on Our Journey Towards Justice

Cesar A. Cruz Assistant Dean, Secondary Schools Program, Harvard University Cesar A. Cruz is the first Mexican immigrant male to attend Harvard University’s Graduate School of Education in…

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The Intersections of Race and Religion - BlackLivesMatter as a modern religious movement?

Rev. Robert Morton Student Conduct Coordinator of Student Judicial Affairs, CSU, Chico Rev. Robert Morton proposes that Black Lives Matter is a modern religious movement. He also notes that many of…

From  Jeff Layne 2 Years ago 0 likes 72 views   

#Black Lives Matter at Chico State

Katie Peterson, Moderator Panel of CSU, Chico Students: Rex Bell Dylan Gray Egypt Howard Koua Thao Katie Peterson, Program Coordinator of the CSU, Chico Cross-Cultural Leadership Center,…

From  Jeff Layne 2 Years ago 0 likes 64 views   

The Supreme Court, the Slaughter-House Cases, and the Retreat from Reconstruction

Dr. Michael Ross, History Professor, University of Maryland In this lecture, Dr. Michael Ross tackles a long-standing debate of whether the U.S. Supreme Court intentionally undermined…

From  Jeff Layne 2 Years ago 0 likes 57 views   

Slavery on Free Soil: California's Unfree Past

Dr. Stacey Smith Associate Professor, Oregon State University When one thinks of 19th Century slavery in the U.S., one usually thinks of the Southern States that comprised the Confederate side in…

From  Jeff Layne 2 Years ago 0 likes 38 views 0  

I wanted to write - a poem - that rhymes - but revolution doesn't lend - itself to Hip Hopping

Dr. Tracy Butts English Professor, CSU, Chico Dr. Butts takes her title from a poem by the black poet Nikki Giovanni. By its very nature, Hip Hop is revolutionary. Born of necessity, Hip Hop gave a…

From  Jeff Layne 2 Years ago 0 likes 37 views