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Junot Díaz: The African Diaspora 'Doesn’t Look The Way It Looks Without Systematic Rape'
The author discussed white supremacy and privilege at the University of Missouri.
Man Arrested Over Mass Murder Threat At Historically Black University, Police Say
"After all, it's not murder if they're black," read an online post.
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So, Eclipse Boomtowns, How’d It Go?
Exploring the American idea since 1857
It matters a good deal to smaller towns with less vibrant economies, both as a one-time revenue boost as well as an aid to longer-term marketing efforts.
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Freedom Of The Press Is A Fundamental Human Need
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Young Professionals in Foreign Policy
By John J. Martin The United Nations adopted 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in 2015, which were designed to “end
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NAACP Warns Minorities, Women Heading To Missouri: 'They May Not Be Safe'
The organization wants people to know their civil rights may be violated in the Show Me State.
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Oklahoma Coach Bob Stoops’ Best Moment: Fighting Racism, Not The National Title Win
John A. Tures
Professor of Political Science, LaGrange College
As Sports Talk Radio broke the news of Oklahoma Coach Bob Stoops’ retirement, speculation was rampant that he was in ill
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Alpha Phi Alpha: A Legacy of Campus Activism
Black activism on college campuses is not a new initiative.
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Black Mizzou Students Speak Out Over Racist Attack On Campus
"Quite frankly, WE. ARE. SICK. OF. THIS!"
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Walk Into The Sun With Us: A Love Letter to Black Students
Macalester Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellow
Though the classes have changed, the mission has not.
Improve Crisis Messaging Through Deeper Social Media Analysis
John P. David
President, David PR Group | Author:
How to Protect (or Des...
Doctoral students Doug Wilbur and Dani Myers analyzed Twitter responses to a crisis and found that seemingly unorganized or semi-organized groups may actually develop organized positions toward a company in crisis.
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HuffPost Journalists Nominated For Prominent Awards By NABJ, NAHJ
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The Missing Links in Understanding Prejudice and Terrorism
CEO of NeuroBusiness Group, award-winning author, Assistant Pr...
Prejudice's real roots are far less immediately accessible than we think they are, so it's time to stop having such brash reactions to injustice and start having deep, elevated conversations about it.
Top 10 Black Student Activism Stories of the Year
Student Ambassador for Save the Children
Black student activists accomplished so much within this past year and reached new levels of success. Not only did they fight for racial equality, but they bonded a community, inspired many, and ultimately accomplished change on their campuses and institutions.
College Courses Are Making Sleep Education Accessible
Student, University of Missouri
College students often use their weekends to catch up on sleep, but many of them don't know that their alcohol and drug use inhibits their sleep's effectiveness, even if they sleep in until late in the afternoon.
It's On Us to Make an Impact on Sexual Assault
It's On Us Regional Adviser, Fulbright Postgraduate Scholar, U...
Too many women and men are getting hurt on our campuses, and too much of our culture still accepts this reality as inevitable. There are incredible advocates on every campus in this country and It's On Us seeks to connect us - and in so many ways, this effort is succeeding.
Having Pet Goats Is The Cutest Trend On College Campuses Right Now
Totes McGoats 🐐
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Following Brussels Attack, U.S. Universities Reach Out To Students Abroad
Several schools have reported that their students in the region are all accounted for.
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