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OpEd: Why we need a pride-filled Juneteenth

OpEd: Why we need a pride-filled Juneteenth┬á By Jerry St. Louis, Campus Pride intern   The history of Juneteenth On January 1, 1863, President Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation. Lincoln proclaimed that he was to free ÔÇťall persons held …
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Honoring Audre Lorde

Written by Romeo Jackson, Northern Illinois University Audre Lorde, the self-identified black, lesbian, mother, warrior, poet is a Caribbean-American, writer, radical feminist, womanist, lesbian, and civil rights activist and serves as the embodiment of intersectional thought. Her words and work …
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