Posts Tagged ‘black activists’

Student Activists Fight Campus Racism

After weeks of protests against a culture of racism on the University of Missouri campus, and a week-long hunger strike by student Jonathan Butler, the school’s president, Tim Wolfe, resigned two days after the football team joined the protests by going on strike. Mizzou students are not alone, as students at universities across North America are calling for an end to campus racism.

Someday You Could Be a Scholar Activist, Like Aiesha Turman

Are you passionate about promoting healing and knowledge within your ethnic community? Or, are you interested in supporting a community as an ally? Someday you could be a scholar activist, like Aiesha Turman.

Confederate Flag Removed from South Carolina’s State Capitol

Should anyone be proud to wave a flag that represents a legacy of racism?