today in black history

May 14, 2021

Two Jackson State Univ. students are killed by local police after taking part in campus protests against local conditions in 1970.

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POSTED: March 29, 2012, 12:00 am

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This year marks the 40th anniversary of the historic 1972 Gary, Indiana national Black political convention that set the stage for the presidential campaigns of Shirley Chisholm, Rev. Jesse Jackson and the eventual election of Barack Obama to the presidency.





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