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The Immortal (Musical) Legacy of the Civil Rights Movement

The Immortal  (Musical) Legacy of the Civil Rights Movement

By Joel Lee, Staff Writer

April 5, 2018


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Gil Scott-Heron, Nina Simone, Sam Cooke and other musicians transformed people’s experiences into powerful rallies for justice during the Civil Rights Movement.

Curtis Harding Triumphs His Fears

Curtis Harding Triumphs His Fears

By Michael Muth, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music

Curtis Harding's new album "Face Your Fear" brings some retro R&B vibes to the modern day.

A Nonviolent Response To Bigotry

A Nonviolent Response To Bigotry

By Honor Saskia Milton, Contributing Writer

October 5, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music

Protest music is a staple of most social movements, a phenomenon that spans for decades.