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Accuracy • Independence • Integrity

October 16, 2018   |   Ithaca, NY

Remembering MLK 50 years later

By | Apr 11, 2018

He was starting to attack enterprises, corporations and structural capitalism, a feat that some say got him killed.

MLK Week 2018 speaker presents civil rights experiences

By | Jan 28, 2018

Rabbi Saul Berman discussed his involvement with the civil rights movement as the closing keynote speaker for MLK Week 2018.

Black Lives Matter Ithaca event celebrates social progress

By | Mar 1, 2017

The event was an opportunity for the black community to reflect on the achievements of the Black Lives Matter movement and mourn the lives lost.

National Recap: Jeff Sessions’ record questioned

By | Feb 17, 2017

Many fear Attorney General Jeff Sessions will roll back the clock on civil rights for a number of marginalized groups across the country.

Dorothy Cotton Jubilee Singers honor African-American culture

By , | Feb 8, 2017

The name of the group honors longtime Ithaca resident Dorothy Cotton, an outspoken civil rights figure who worked alongside Martin Luther King Jr.

Review: Netflix documentary ’13TH’ spawns racial discussions

By | Nov 4, 2016

One of the strongest qualities about “13TH” is its reckoning with a history that has consistently sought ways to oppress black Americans.

Commentary: Fight for labor laws coincides with fight for equality

By | Sep 14, 2016

The legacy of American slavery continues through an unbroken legacy of policies and practices that ensure a marginal place for black people in the country’s economic life, and requires comprehensive remediation.

Holocaust survivor shares his story with Ithaca College

By | Apr 7, 2016

Heyman said he tells his story because he believes stories of tragedy and human rights violations are not often told. He cited recognition last month by the U.S. to acknowledge the Armenian Genocide after 100 years, as a step in the right direction, but occurring too late.

Ithaca College community remembers business professor

By | Jan 24, 2016

Colleagues and students alike remembered Lifton, who taught at the college for 29 years, as an energetic man who cared deeply about his students and who was a top-notch professor.

Commentary: Students should re-evaluate protest approach

We applaud the Ithaca College students who felt compelled to take to the streets of Ithaca recently to protest and to bring light to national issues of racial and social injustice.

Students cover 50th anniversary March

By | Sep 2, 2013

Thirteen student journalists from Ithaca College cover the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, for NBC’s Nightly News broadcast.

Editorial: New definition of greatness

By | Jan 24, 2013

As marriage equality gains support, the academic community should stand up to be a part of the next major landmark for civil liberties in America.