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Author of controversial book visits East Bay

Author of controversial book visits East Bay

Louis LaVenture,
News and Sports Editor

March 2, 2016


Filed under Arts & Life, Showcase

Mass incarceration in urban cities is far too familiar for the Bay Area. In 2014 the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation released a report that showed there were 134,339 total inmates in the CDC. Of those 134,339 inmates, 55,250 were Latino or Hispanic and 38,777 were Black. They ...

Dr. Cornel West visits CSUEB campus

Dr. Cornel West visits CSUEB campus

Andréa Duprée,
Copy Editor

May 1, 2015


Filed under Campus, Showcase

People leaned forward in their seats in an attempt to soak in every word that poured from Cornel West’s lips. The audience was attentive, but in no way silent for much of the outspoken philosopher, academic, social justice activist and author, who spoke to more than 450 California State University,...

Dr. Cornel West returns to CSUEB

Dr. Cornel West returns to CSUEB

Kris Stewart,
Online and Social Media Editor

April 16, 2015


Filed under Campus, Showcase

Perhaps best known for his book “Race Matters,” the philosopher, activist, and commentator Dr. Cornel West has spent four decades exploring issues of race, class, and gender in America through dozens of written works, academic lectures, and talk radio. West will speak on the topics of equality, educat...

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