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Howard Students Show Solidarity in #HUAgainstHate Vigil, Rally
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Howard Students Show Solidarity in #HUAgainstHate Vigil, Rally

By Daja E. Henry and Montana Couser, Contributing Writers Posted 1:25 PM EST, Sun., Feb. 5, 2017 In an event hosted by the Office of the Dean of the Chapel, Interfaith Fellows, the Howard University National Association for the Advancement of Colored People’s (NAACP) College Chapter and the Muslim Student Association, students stood and marched in…

NAACP’s ‘The People’s Inauguration’ Rally Ignites Call To Action
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NAACP’s ‘The People’s Inauguration’ Rally Ignites Call To Action

By Rebecca Johnson, Contributing Writer Posted 10:13 PM EST, Sun., Jan. 29, 2017 The People’s Inauguration Rally was the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People’s (NAACP) kickoff for their “Stay Woke and Fight” initiative.  The rally was held Saturday, Jan. 21 at Metropolitan African Methodist Episcopal Church in Washington, D.C.    The rally included a panel…

‘The People’s Inauguration’ Relocates From Howard To Metropolitan AME
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‘The People’s Inauguration’ Relocates From Howard To Metropolitan AME

By Paul Holston, Editor-in-Chief Posted 1:50 PM EST, Thurs., Jan. 19, 2017 The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People’s (NAACP) “The People’s Inauguration”, an event to bring together youth, activists and influencers to organize and mobilize in response to President-elect Donald Trump’s administration, has been relocated to Metropolitan AME church in downtown Washington, D.C. The…

Howard Students Arrested While Protesting Senator Sessions’ AG Confirmation Hearing
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Howard Students Arrested While Protesting Senator Sessions’ AG Confirmation Hearing

By Paul Holston, Editor-in-Chief Posted 3:30 PM EST, Tues., Jan. 10, 2017 Updated 8:25 PM EST, Tues., Jan. 10, 2017 About 10 Howard University students were arrested Tuesday afternoon after protesting the confirmation hearing of Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) as the next attorney general under President-elect Donald Trump. They were held at the United States Capitol Police Department and later released in the…

The People’s Inauguration To Bring “Stay Woke and Fight” Campaign to Howard University
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The People’s Inauguration To Bring “Stay Woke and Fight” Campaign to Howard University

By Rebecca Johnson, Contributing Writer Posted 11:55 PM EST, Sat., Jan. 7, 2017 Updated 1:55 PM EST, Thurs., Jan. 19, 2017 [UPDATE] Location of NAACP’s “The People’s Inauguration” Changed To Metropolitan AME Church The Howard University Student Association and the College and Youth Division of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) have partnered…