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The University of Chicago, Urban Renewal, and the Black Community

By James Bradley

“It is not possible to operate and maintain a great university in a deteriorating or slum neighborhood,” proclaimed University of ...
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Black Soldiers and the Civil War

By Aston Gonzalez

Shortly after the Emancipation Proclamation enabled African American men to enlist in the Union army in 1863, Alexander Thomas Augusta ...
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The Black Refugee Tradition     

By Sean Gallagher

From October 1, 2019 to September 30, 2020, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) deported over 6,700 people ...
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The African American Struggle Against HIV/AIDS

By Nikita Shepard

The devastation wrought by the COVID-19 pandemic over the past year has intensified scrutiny of racial health inequities in the ...
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