Farmers, students push for equality

By NOBLE INGRAM – 10 years ago

On Tuesday April 9, Vassar students and members of the Poughkeepsie community gathered for a panel discussion and march in support of farm workers’ rights. The event was titled “Shield…

Muhammad: racial equality still far off

By CARMEN REINICKE – 10 years ago

In the last 150 years since the Emancipation Proclamation, a lot has changed in the United States. However, as Dr. Khalil Muhammad emphasized in his lecture on March 28, race…

All-College Day to study race, privilege

By RACHEL BORNÉ – 10 years ago

Anti-racist white activist Tim Wise instructs us, “Standing still is never an option so long as inequities remain embedded in the very fabric of the culture,” in his penultimate book,…