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Student Sues NEIU on ADA Violations, Illegal Search, Racial and Harassment

Student Sues NEIU on ADA Violations, Illegal Search, Racial and Harassment

January 22, 2019

NEIU student alleges employees and campus police officers harassed and discriminated against him based...

From Black Lives Matter to Black Liberation

From Black Lives Matter to Black Liberation

May 24, 2016

Dr. Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor is not your ordinary graduate or alumna. Activist, professor, author and...

Human Rights vs. Civil Rights

Iris Jackson, CCICS Correspondent Writer

March 5, 2012

Filed under Opinions

Ironically, human rights" and "civil rights" are often times mistaken for having the same meaning and are used interchangeably. Usually, the term "civil rights" is associated with the Black Power Movement of the early 1950s through the 1970s. The term "human rights" has a connotation with the negative catastrophic effects...

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