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Opinion—#BLM, we’re not off the hook

Akasha Khalsa February 16, 2021

Black Lives Matter protests, police reform and related discussions received a lot of media attention in the summer of 2020, but now the furor has left the news cycle. That does not mean we are free of...

Photo series promo photo for the Social Justice For Us series, Power in Unity.

Social Justice For Us presents photo series “Power in Unity” celebrating Black History Month

Ashley Beronja February 2, 2021

For the month of February, Social Justice For Us will be presenting the photo series “Power in Unity” to showcase African Americans who are Marquette community members as part of the annual Black...

Photo courtesy of the event listing on The Hub

Black Panther and Afrofuturism event

Peter Smedley February 1, 2021

Tomorrow, Feb. 2, the Student Leader Fellowship Program will be hosting a guided discussion on "Black Panther" and Afrofuturism. Lead by Leah Milne, assistant professor of Multicultural American Literature at...

Black History Month racist

Robert Thomas February 7, 2013

If February is Black History Month, September is National Hispanic Heritage Month and November is Native American Heritage Month, which month is White History Month? There is an unfortunate, common...

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