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Black History Month: Dorothy Counts

Dorothy Counts (1942-)- She was one of four black students ordered to segregated schools by the Charlotte School Board in North Carolina. Dorothy was assigned to Harding High School in Charlotte. 36 more words

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Will D. Campbell, Bootleg Preacher

During the past few months, political figures like Donald Trump and Ted Cruz have been saying divisive language that has been scapegoating groups like immigrants, Muslims, LGBT individuals, and African Americans. 1,022 more words

Warriors Don't Cry

Note: I wrote this review before the events at The University of Missouri. I know we still have a lot to learn and figure out. My wish is for everyone to BE KIND and NOT BE AN ASSHOLE. 656 more words

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For Missouri football team, trip to Arkansas about more than football

If you’ve played high school football, or even if you’ve just attended a game, chances are you know what it’s like when you’re under the Friday night lights. 1,293 more words

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On This Date in History....

On this date in 1957, nine black students, known as the “Little Rock Nine”, integrated Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas.

On May 17, 1954, the Supreme Court handed down the consolidated decision of… 357 more words

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It's easier to hate than to think

The GOP is like the man who rushes to the emergency room for a paper cut and demands major surgery to fix it, all the while ignoring the stage IV cancer that has spread to every part of his body. 720 more words

Steve Ramos