Wake Up raises slavery awareness

Jonathan Rainey, Staff Writer

February 28, 2012

The Wake Up event, taking place on March 6 in the University Center (UC), represents a coalition of campus organizations gathering to raise awareness and fight world slavery as well as other crimes against humanity. BCM, along...

Novel explores Thomas Jefferson’s hypocrisy regarding slavery

Shannon Beaudry, Staff Writer

August 23, 2010

"Clotel, Or the President's Daughter" is a work of historical fiction in which William Wells Brown explores the belief that Thomas Jefferson had several illegitimate children with a slave woman. This idea has been very much debated...