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Rutgers, Georgetown And UM, Among Universities That Have Historical Ties To Slavery

Feb 15, 2017 AM EST Several universities have acknowledged and sought amends for their historical ties to slavery.

Columbia University Students Demand Course About School's Ties To Slavery

Feb 10, 2017 AM EST Students urge the school to open up about its historical ties to slavery.

Columbia University: A Report On Its Links to Slavery

Jan 25, 2017 AM EST Columbia University details its links to slavery in an in-depth report available online.

Ivy League Universities Reveal How Slavery Played A Part In Their History

Jan 25, 2017 AM EST Ivy League Universities have released their individual reports on how slavery was part of their history.

Yale University Changes College Names After Slavery Issue

Dec 03, 2016 AM EST Guidelines on when a school decides to change its building names will be released by Yale committee.

Yale To Open Discussion On Naming Controversies In University Campuses

Sep 16, 2016 AM EDT Yale University has organized an event for a discussion on naming controversies in school campuses.

Georgetown University Addresses Historical Slavery Ties, Seeks To Make Amends

Sep 05, 2016 AM EDT Georgetown University has acknowledged its historical ties to slavery.

Fourth Of July Recap: Frederick Douglass Anti-Slavery 5th Of July Speech Trends 'Till Today

Jul 06, 2016 AM EDT One of the best 4th of July-inspired speeches was from Frederick Douglass. He gave his famous speech during an Independence Day celebration organized and hosted by the Rochester Ladies' Anti-Slavery ...

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