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The announcement last week of a new Center for the Study of Race, Indigeneity and Transnational Migration has brought greater attention to problems with racial and ethnic...
Three New Haven immigrant-rights advocates went to the White House Tuesday to make a plea. They joined 11 other advocates from around the country in a civil-disobedience...
LiLi Johnson GRD ’19 grew up in Amherst, Massachusetts — a town that prided itself on its colorblindness. For years, Johnson found herself surrounded by teachers and peers...
A few blocks away from one of Havana’s busiest intersections, the wildly popular Don Donato Bakery operates out of the back of an old house in the city’s Vedado neighborhood...
Last semester, the chant “We out here. We’ve been here. We ain’t leaving. We are loved,” reverberated around campus, as over 1,000 students took to the streets and filled...
Professor Blackhawk’s field of interest is American Indian history. He is the author of “Violence over the Land: Indians and Empires in the Early American West,” a study of...
What are some of the key ideas you want your students to consider? I encourage my students to think about history, not to take for granted that things are the way they are...