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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…

From  Jeff Layne on November 6th, 2018 0 likes 59 plays   

A History of Civil Rights and Black Power Activism at Chico State, 1964-1970

Rod Thomson Graduate Student History Department, CSU, Chico As Rod Thomson illustrates, during much of the 1960s Chico State had a very small black student population but was a surprisingly…

From  Jeff Layne on October 14th, 2016 0 likes 178 plays   

#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 on October 10th, 2016 0 likes 67 plays   

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 on October 4th, 2016 0 likes 59 plays   

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 on October 4th, 2016 0 likes 40 plays   

The Destruction of Slavery in the Civil War

Dr. James Oakes Faculty, City University of New York Dr. Oakes is the author of the book, “Freedom National: The Destruction of Slavery in the United States, 1861-1865” (W.W. Norton,…

From  Jeff Layne on August 12th, 2016 0 likes 100 plays