Jim LaPrad

Black Lives Matter
6:14 pm
Sun December 14, 2014

WIU Rally Draws Hundreds – What's Next?

Protestors demonstrated outside Sherman Hall for several minutes during the rally.
Credit Rich Egger

Demonstrators marched through the Western Illinois University campus in Macomb to protest for rights they feel are being eroded.

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Civil Rights Champion
12:05 pm
Sat November 23, 2013

Macomb Schools to Honor CT Vivian

C.T. Vivian receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom from President Barack Obama.
Credit CBS Atlanta

A Macomb Board of Education member said he will work on a project to commemorate civil rights activist C.T. Vivian, who grew up in Macomb.

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