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The Importance of Voting

The Importance of Voting

Kristy Fennessey, Staff Writer October 17, 2016

With many Americans caught in a political tug of war over which is the worst candidate in the upcoming presidential election, it would appear our nation’s youngest and newest potential voters are wading...

Gritter with Russell Bertram Sugarmon Jr, the first African
American in Memphis to run for a major city office.

Elizabeth Gritter: Beyond the movement

History professor and civil rights expert shares her story of digging into the historical and social aspects of the civil rights movement
Joseph Kauffman, Staff February 23, 2015

African-American History Month is an opportunity to turn our attention back to the past. It’s a time to remember the Civil Rights Movement, what it fought for and the people who fought. Much of this...

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