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Black Lives Matter Movement

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Title Date Summary
1 Being a Black resident assistant
Roundtree--Diamond (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 118:41, p.7
3/10/2022 Diamond Stonetree discusses their experience as one of the only Black RAs on campus; photo.
2 Black History Month
Creighton-Smith--Belinda, Fortmann--Toni (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 118:41, p.5
3/10/2022 Belinda Creighton-Smith discusses their experiences throughout their life as a Black person; photo.
3 Black Lives Matter: group vs. phrase
Richards--Tanner (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 117:50, p.03
4/15/2021 The author questions the motives of the "Black Lives Matter" group and believes they are spreading lies and promoting violence against police officers and white people.
4 Hate crimes won't stop until we stop its source
Montgomery--Tyler (Student--2020)
Northern Iowan 117:43, p.03
3/22/2021 The author argues that hate crimes against racially diverse groups has grown recently due to the easy access to guns, not holding white males accountable, and banning teachings on diverse concepts; photo.
5 REC talks activism on Purple Couch
Maas--Emma'le (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:26, p.02
11/16/2020 Students Mohammad Rawwas and Laura Roman Jimenez talked about student activism and the Racial and Ethnic Coalition as part of the Purple Couch Courageous Conversations series; photo.
6 Show your support in protests
Montgomery--Tyler (Studen, Alldredge--Anna (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:14, p.03
10/5/2020 Tyler Montgomery, as well as many members of the Cedar Valley community, attended a Black Lives Matter rally on Main Street. Montgomery calls out the campus for ignoring racial issues and miscommunication.
7 UNI community marches for justice
Alldredge--Anna (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:14, p.01
10/5/2020 A UNI student, Max Tensen, organized a Black Live Matter protest in response to the murder of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor. Protestors marched from UNI central campus to Cedar Falls City Hall.
8 Constitution Day Address confronts slavery's legacy
Legaspi--Sofia (Student--2018), Rublaitus--Lindy (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 116:6, p.01
9/19/2019 UNI and Cedar Vally community members crowded into the Great Hall of the Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center (GBPAC) on September 16 to hear Nikole Hannah-Jones deliver the UNI 2019 Constitution Day Address. Hannah-Jones told the audience she would "be going a bit rogue" and would not be speaking on school segregation, but instead on the 1619 project. After the lecture, there was a 20-minute question-and answer-session with Hannah-Jones.; photo.

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