Lectures

African American Responses to Immigration Restriction and De... 0    0

This Race and Difference Colloquium (March 27, 2017) focuses on African American responses to and discourses around immigration restriction and deportation during the early 20th century. Too often, sc...

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African American Entrepreneurs 0    0

Dr. Avis Jones-DeWeever, an authoritative voice on race, gender, politics and the production of positive social change, will engage a global audience on the subject of African American entrepreneurshi...

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Celebrating 50 Years of the Voting Rights Act 0    0

On the day marking 50 years since President Johnson and the U.S. Congress signed the Voting Rights Act into law, a distinguished collection of leaders and activists convened by the Museum of African A...

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Voting Rights and Vote Suppression 0    0

An examination of the Constitutional right to vote: in order to understand the history of Voting Rights and how the Supreme Court has tried to eviscerate the Voting Rights Act of 1965 though its acts...

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African American Historical Trauma 0    0

http://www.healingbrothers.com/ We believe people are what they are taught by their positive and negative life experiences. Out of this may come rigid ways and views which don't work as they once ...

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The Crisis of Black Archives 0    0

The nation’s largest digital archive of African American video and oral history, The HistoryMakers warns that the United States sits at a critically important crossroads where a massive digitization...

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The New Jim Crow - Author Michelle Alexander, George E. Ken... 0    0

Michelle Alexander, highly acclaimed civil rights lawyer, advocate, Associate Professor of Law at Ohio State University, and author of The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindn...

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Charlayne Hunter-Gault: Dreams Realized, Dreams Deferred —... 0    0

The Center for the Study of Race and Democracy at The LBJ School of Public Affairs began its inaugural conference, entitled "Race, Democracy, and Public Policy in America: From LBJ&#3...

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History of Juneteenth 0    0

Presented by Dr. Shennette Garrett-Scott Wednesday, June 19, at the Allen Public Library. Her program traces the history of Juneteenth events from the late nineteenth century freedmen colonys'' and s...

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Legacy of Slavery in American Medicine and Psychiatry 0    0

University of Washington, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Grand Rounds. Rupinder K. Legha, M.D.,Legacy of Slavery in American Medicine and Psychiatry" ...

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Tomorrow’s Leaders: Building on the Legacy of Selma with M... 0    0

(Visit: http://www.uctv.tv/) From the moment Myrlie Evers-Williams faced the murder of her husband, civil rights activist Medgar Evers, she became a pivotal figure in the civil rights movement. For mo...

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WWII and the Early Civil Rights Movement 0    0

A. Philip Randolph led a crusade against discrimination in employment and the war industry. Mary McLeod Bethune stood for racial uplift and access to education. And more than 1.2 million African Ameri...

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