Daily Egyptian

May 2 Strike Committee: No, we didn’t make that crap

By May 2 Strike Committee, @May2Strike

April 25, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Sam Beard, a former Daily Egyptian reporter, is a supporter of the May 2 Strike Committee and relayed this letter to the editor to the DE. We don't have words strong enough to condemn the racist video that appeared on YouTube, ...

Fraternities, sororities campaign for discrimination awareness

By Diamond Jones, Daily Egyptian

April 22, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

SIU's Inter-Greek Council joined the movement toward freedom of speech and expression with the "I Won’t Stand For" campaign to combat racism and other social issues on campus.Greek students who participated Thursday receiv...

Center holds first student listening session in years

By Diamond Jones, Daily Egyptian

April 13, 2016

Filed under Uncategorized

Students were able to air out concerns about racism on campus Wednesday during a meeting held by the Center for Inclusive Excellence in Guyon Auditorium at Morris Library.Nathan Stephens, director of the Center for Inclusive Excellence...

60 Second Review: “Woodlawn”

November 18, 2015

Filed under Multimedia, Videos

“The Whipping Man” highlights racial tension

By Hayley Dillon, @HayleyDillon_DE

February 26, 2015

Filed under Campus, City, Pulse

“The Whipping Man” is a story that intertwines three histories: Jewish, African-American and the American Civil War. The play focuses on a tightly knit Jewish family with two slaves. Nathaniel Washington, a sophomore from...

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