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From the Archive: "I Had to Stay Really Close to the Lord to Keep from Committing Suicide."

When black students began to go to white evangelical campuses in larger numbers in the late 1960s and 1970s, they often had very difficult experiences. On many campuses, especially rural campuses outside the South, most of the white students came from backgrounds of isolation and ignorance. 585 more words

History

Schoolgirl Marley Dias, 12, who collected over 1000 books with black lead characters to improve diversity in her school lands book deal

A 12-YEAR-OLD schoolgirl who collected over 1000 books with black girls as lead characters to improve literary diversity in her school has landed a book deal. 329 more words

The Young Empire