Nov 17

PRESS: Sexual Assault, Reporting and African Americans

By Adam Jackson | Press

Source: The Marc Steiner Show | Original publication date: November 17, 2014 We discuss a controversial speech by Robert Jennings, the president of Lincoln University. Speaking to students, he said women should not report rape in order to keep Black men out of prison. We’re joined by Dr. Kimberly Moffitt, Associate Professor of American Studies at University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) and […]

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Nov 10

PRESS: Baltimore Activists Discuss Lessons Learned from Gubernatorial Election

By Adam Jackson | Press

Source: Afro American Newspaper | Author: Roberto E. Alejandro | Original publication date: November 10, 2014 A wake-up call to both the Democratic Party and Black residents is how various Baltimore City activists and community leaders are describing Republican Larry Hogan’s victory over Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown (D) in Tuesday’s gubernatorial runoff. Marvin “Doc” Cheatham, president of the […]

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Sep 29

OP-ED: This ‘Diversity’ Stuff Can Kill You: What I Learned as a Black Man at America’s Least Diverse Elite College 

By Lawrence Grandpre | Call To Action

  Introduction: Talking Back to Tokenism  I can’t count the number of times I’ve been used as the “face of diversity.” Everywhere from the brochure for the local summer camp to US News and World Report, I’ve found my smiling image being deployed as the visual representation of someone else’s commitment to racial equality, a […]

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