Atienza argues that while blackface is racist, it was a nonviolent act and is therefore protected under the First Amendment.
There has been much discussion since the 2009 inauguration of Barack Obama concerning what American racism and classism might look like in the 21st century. Here was a clear historic anomaly — a black man holding the most sacred office…
Race relations in America are a never-ending battle, but civil rights activist Angela Oh believes in fighting to the death to find a solution to America’s racial tensions.
Although the events may seem simple and straightforward in retrospect, the accounts of what happened at the Crops House — since demolished — were a confused and contradictory mess.
A play about one of the most influential people in major league baseball and the civil rights movement, Jackie Robinson, is coming to Cal Poly this Friday. The play chronicles his life while playing for the Brooklyn Dodgers.