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OLLI at UAH thrives at Osher National Conference

Race relations, community and lifelong learning combine in the diverse course offerings within the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH), a part of The University of Alabama …


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Which is the correct terminology: Black, African American or People of Color?

It depends. "Black" refers to dark-skinned people of African descent, no matter their nationality. "African American" refers to people who were born in the United States and have African ancestry. Many people use the terms …


I'm a white person who wants to help combat racism. Where do I start?

Here are some key first steps White people can take to work effectively toward change, says Paul Kivel, an activist and author of "Uprooting Racism: How White People can Work for Racial …