All posts tagged "racism"

  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Panel engages students, staff after “13th” screening

    By Janet Drake– Dozens of U of L students, faculty and staff gathered in the Rauch Planetarium for a screening of “13th,” the Academy Award-nominated documentary, March 30. Three U of L Ph.D. candidates held a panel after the...

    • Posted April 2, 2017
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  • Seminar says education is the key to black healing

    By Paul Logsdon– A scholar says many African Americans suffer from misguided ideas of culture born of slavery, and the HSC Office of Diversity and Inclusion hosted a seminar Feb. 6 to discuss it. The “Post Traumatic...

    • Posted February 12, 2017
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  • Famed activist ignites sell-out crowd

    By Shelby Brown — Professor and political activist Angela Davis gave the 10th annual Anne Braden Memorial Lecture Thursday night, talking about racism, sexism, history and politics. People lined up at Papa Johns Cardinal Stadium hours before the...

    • Posted November 16, 2016
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  • Students and citizens protest Trump
    Trump victory elicits protest, vandalism in Louisville

    By Kyeland Jackson — With Donald Trump’s clinched win in the U.S. presidential election, waves of protest and controversy swathed the nation. Hundreds of citizens, including U of L students, lined Louisville’s streets in protest Nov. 10....

    • Posted November 14, 2016
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  • Calling Kaepernick’s stance un-American is un-American itself

    By Ryan Hiles — Love it or leave it. It’s strange how 5 words can so effectively encapsulate how a very significant portion of our nation’s populace feels about, well, our nation. And, on its face, I...

    • Posted September 15, 2016
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  • Faculty, students pen open letter on Threlkeld

    By Olivia Krauth– One week after racial tension in Threlkeld Hall became public, 41 professors, three staff members and 15 students sent an open letter to U of L officials expressing disapproval over how the situation was handled....

    • Posted March 1, 2016
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  • The danger of Donald Trump visiting Louisville

    By Ross Foy– We have the honor of entertaining one of the most controversial political figures here in the Derby City. As Aristotle said, “The mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought...

    • Posted February 29, 2016
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  • Threlkeld response favors reputation over students

    By Kyeland Jackson — After a semester of controversy, scandal and questionable actions from university administration, another issue of race has surfaced. The reports of racial issues in Threlkeld were confirmed by university administration and students this week. Racially-based...

    • Posted February 21, 2016
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  • Racial tensions roil residence hall

    By Olivia Krauth & Phillip Lentsch– Despite multiple students believing they could not speak to the press, students in the honors residence Threlkeld Hall say racial tension continues, despite multiple meetings and hall activities about the problem. The...

    • Posted February 21, 2016
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  • James Ramsey
    Editorial: Ramsey should be held accountable for stream of scandals

    By Nick Amon– From an ongoing NCAA prostitution investigation, to an FBI-led federal grant misusage investigation, to the insensitive costume choice for Halloween,  it’s safe to say President James Ramsey had a hell of a 2015. Last...

    • Posted January 8, 2016
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