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Juneteenth Finally Recognized After 156 Years of Resistance

“The people of Texas are informed that, in accordance with a proclamation from the Executive of the United States, all slaves are free. This involves an absolute equality of personal rights and rights of property between former masters and slaves, and the connection heretofore existing between them becomes that between employer and hired labor…”  — […]

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Beginning Steps in Becoming an Ally (from an Ally’s Perspective)

Allyship refers to any white person who acknowledges racial issues in their life and works to deconstruct these issues in life and listens to those whose lives have been affected by racial discrimination.

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A Professor at My School Used a Racial Slur in Class: What it Means to Me

On September 9, 2020, professor Gary Shank from the school of education [at Duquesne University] used a racial slur during his virtual Educational Psychology class.

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A Guide to Avoiding Casual Homophobia

As a trans student at Duquesne University I faced several difficulties when coming out. If you are a professor or peer of someone in the LGBTQIA+ community and you’d like to help