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The Misappropriation of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

The Misappropriation of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Kennisa Ragland, Contributing Writer

February 6, 2019


Filed under Opinion

Before Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day this year, Vice President Mike Pence invoked King’s words in an attempt to drum up support for the Trump administration’s unjust and expensive border wall. Before writing this article I avoided this misappropriation of King. I avoided it for a number of reas...

MLK display and dinner unites students, faculty

MLK display and dinner unites students, faculty

Ariana Ortiz and Kaylee Herndon

February 1, 2017


Filed under Home Scroll, News

On the eve of Black History Month, the University hosted two events commemorating Martin Luther King Jr., on Monday, Jan. 30. These events consisted of an art display in Marillac Terrace, as well as an annual dinner. “This was a huge collaboration from everyone from the Black History Month c...

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