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Most Parents Discussed Black Lives Matter With Their 8-11-Year-Old Children, Study Shows

About 84 percent of Black parents and 76 percent of White parents had talks with their kids about the movement following the death of George Floyd.

Former Northwestern Football Players Allege Racism Against Fired Coach Pat Fitzgerald

Three former Northwestern football players accused the school of several incidents of racism involving other players and the coaching staff.

Northwestern University Is Giving Its African American Studies Department A New Name

The department voted unanimously to change the name to something inclusive of the entire diaspora.

Look: Here's Why Authorities Are Ruling Northwestern Basketball Player Jordan Hankins's Death a Suicide

The 19-year-old was found hanging in her dorm Monday.

College Athletes Take Labor Cause to Capitol Hill

Athletes seek congressional allies in unionization effort.

Commentary: How Kain Colter and Student-Athletes Won at Northwestern

Board rules for players in their effort to get paid.

Northwestern University Football Players Allowed to Unionize

Board ruling says athletes are school employees.

This Day in Black History: Jan. 21, 1906

Willa Brown, first Black woman to get pilot's license, born.

This Day in Black History: Dec. 6, 1892

philanthropist Theodore K. Lawless was born.
TV Takeover

Watching TV Lowers Self-Esteem in Black Children

Too much TV inhibits other things that could boost worth.
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