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The Easter Rising 100 years on: how the Irish revolution fired...

David Brundage, University of California, Santa Cruz On July 27, 1919, Marcus Garvey, the African-American nationalist then nearing the height of his influence, rose to...

In a state wrought with racial tension, Jackie Robinson…

In a state wrought with racial tension, Jackie Robinson suited up for his first spring training game Chris Lamb, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis Seventy years ago,...

Two covers, two culture shifts

Renee Cramer, Drake University Sometimes, a picture can transform a culture. Caitlyn Jenner’s Vanity Fair cover, which exploded across the country this week, certainly elicits comparisons...

Gordon Parks exhibit offers intimate glimpse into segregation-era life for African...

By Toni Pepe Dan, Boston University In the spring of 1950, Gordon Parks, the first African-American photographer for Life Magazine, returned to his hometown of...

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Trump’s immigration ban: Will it undercut American soft power?

Trump's immigration ban: Will it undercut American soft power? Jason Lane, University at Albany, State University of New York The Trump administration moved over the weekend...