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Sports Talk Radio and North American Apartheid

This was a presentation given at the Passing the Ball: Race and Sports conference at Temple University. In 1913 James Sullivan, the U.S. minister to the Dominican Republic said: “I deem it worthy of the Department’s notice that the American game of baseball is being played and supported here with great enthusiasm. The remarkable effect of this … Continue reading Sports Talk Radio and North American Apartheid

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Dr. King Commemorated: COINTELPRO and the 45th Anniversary of the Assassination of Dr. King

Activists and scholars gathered April 4, 2013 to commemorate the 45th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  The event's focus was the particular relationship Dr. King had at the end of his life with the state, its mass media and leading civil rights leadership which meant a particular focus on Dr. King's … Continue reading Dr. King Commemorated: COINTELPRO and the 45th Anniversary of the Assassination of Dr. King