To the students at Wesleyan University,
The Williams College Black Student Union and Africana Studies Program stand in solidarity with you as you fight for the future of Wesleyan’s African American Studies Program. 484 more words
In the United States, the field of African American Studies emerged as a branch of study previously omitted from the formal education system. For many years, schools and universities taught a version of the arts and humanities based solely on European tradition. 655 more words
R. L’Heureux Lewis-McCoy is a professor of sociology at the Colin Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership. This month, his book Inequality in the Promised Land: Race, Resources, and Suburban Schooling… 1,495 more words
Students are the primary investigators and interpreters of photographs, oral histories, and other primary sources available through Portland state University. We’ll be updating here with new and exciting information happening within Race and Rights in Oregon.