Tag Archives: Civil Rights Movement

Andrew Young on The Hour with George Stroumboulopoulos

April will be “Whiteness History Month” at a community college in Portland, Oregon, where faculty and staff wanted to come up with a new way to teach about race and racism. Unlike Black History Month, which is observed nationally, the project at Portland Community College “is not a celebratory endeavor,” according to the school’s website. Rather, “it is an effort to change our campus climate” in a way that critically examines white privilege and racial power structures. PCC faced backlash on
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Major Milestones in the African American Struggle for Freedom

Camille Cosby will not be deposed Wednesday in a case of defamation by seven accusers… http://www.blackenterprise.com/news/camille-cosby-will-not-be-deposed-in-case-against-husband/
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Editor’s Comment – NBA Needs to Remove Clippers Owner – Take Over Team

Newly released videos from four additional police vehicles at the scene of the 2014 shooting of Laquan McDonald raise questions about how the city’s Police Department documented the killing of an African-American teenager that has led to a Chicago cop being charged with first-degree murder. — This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a website.
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A Conversation with Andrew Young

On April 30, 2011 at the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery, Andrew Young was interviewed by his longtime friend Jack H. Watson Jr. Ambassador Young discussed his role in the American civil rights movement. Jack Watson is chair of the National Portrait Gallery’s Commission, and served as chief of staff for President Jimmy Carter. Andrew Young’s portrait by the artist Rossin was added to the Portrait Gallery’s collections, and can be seen in the exhibition “The Struggle for Justice” on
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