African-American studies

Upcoming Panel Discussion
6:20 pm
Tue January 27, 2015

A Broader Perspective of MLK

MLK during the March on Washington in 1963.
Credit radiofacts.com

The chair of the Department of African American Studies at Western Illinois University wants people to gain a broader perspective of civil rights activist Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Central Illinois Man Changes his Ways
9:37 pm
Mon December 15, 2014

Transforming a Personal History of Racism

Jim and Debbie Pauley at their home
Credit Rachel Otwell

The holidays can bring out the compassionate side of people.

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Dr Martha Biondi
6:38 pm
Wed February 5, 2014

The Black Revolution on Campus

Credit UCPress.edu

A scholar of black radicalism feels the black student movement of the late 1960s and early ‘70s deserves greater recognition.

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