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Andre Johnson will present on George Floyd and the Black Lives Matter Movement on Feb. 28.

‘I Watched Someone Be Murdered,’ presentation hosted by history department

Caroline Blakeman, Assistant News Editor February 27, 2024

“The murder of George Floyd fostered a better understanding of the Black Lives Matter movement,” said Dr. Andre Johnson, who will be presenting a talk...

Former Louisville Metro Police Detective Brett Hankinson was charged on three counts of first-degree wanton endangerment for his involvement in the shooting of Breonna Taylor. (Photo courtesy of the Louisville Metro Police Department)

One of three officers charged in Taylor shooting

September 23, 2020

Gage Johnson Editor-in-Chief [email protected] Six months after Breonna Taylor was shot to death during a police raid, one of the three...

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Murray State University supports the removal of Confederate statue

June 18, 2020

Paige Bold Contributing Writer  [email protected]    Murray State’s administration is one of the many members of the community...

Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter

June 12, 2020

Cady Stribling Features Editor [email protected] President Jackson released a statement on Tuesday, June 2 in response to the nationwide...

Live your values

Live your values

September 18, 2015

Column by Hallie Beard, Junior from Louisville, Ky. Last weekend, Lambda Chi Alpha, or Chop, hosted the 42nd annual Watermelon Bust, despite its initial...

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