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Civil and Human Rights Materials

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This collection compiles digital materials from multiple collections in DigiNole that focus on civil and human rights. Individual objects will list their original digital collection for further exploration of specific collections.

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2012: A Queer Space Odyssey
2012: A Queer Space Odyssey
Poster for Alternative Prom sponsored by the Pride Student Union.
25th Anniversary Celebration Tasking Statements and Schedule
25th Anniversary Celebration Tasking Statements and Schedule
Handwritten planning notes for events related to the 25th anniversary celebration.
3rd Annual Film Festival
3rd Annual Film Festival
Flyer for the 3rd Annual Tallahassee Lesbian and Gay Film Festival.
A Wallet, A White Woman, and A Whistle: Fact and Fiction in Emmett Till's Encounter in Money, Mississippi
A Wallet, A White Woman, and A Whistle: Fact and Fiction in Emmett Till's Encounter in Money, Mississippi
Summary: Article on the events leading up to the murder of Emmett Till.
Activists for Gay Equality brochure
Activists for Gay Equality brochure
Brochure about Activists for Gay Equality including a letter asking people to join the movement for equality.
Add Some Spice to Your Life painting
Add Some Spice to Your Life painting
Illustrations of different colored peppers, one is rainbow-colored. Signed with initials JSM.
Address to the United Church Women, Tallahassee, Florida
Address to the United Church Women, Tallahassee, Florida
Address given by Lewis Killian to the United Church Women on the subject of race relations and desegregation.
Affirmative Action and Protective Discrimination: A Comparison of the United States and India
Affirmative Action and Protective Discrimination: A Comparison of the United States and India
The schedule of the 1980 United States census of population included the most extended and detailed series of questions concerning race, ethnicity, and descent used since the first enumeration in 1790. This paper discusses the purpose of this identification by comparing protective discrimination, affirmative action, Gandhi's opposition, and policies in India and the United States.
Affirmative Action and Protective Discrimination: A Comparison of the United States and India and Comparative Approaches to Multi-Culturalism and Education in Britain
Affirmative Action and Protective Discrimination: A Comparison of the United States and India and Comparative Approaches to Multi-Culturalism and Education in Britain
Lewis Killan's paper is based on a research seminar given at the University of London Institute of Education and details the purpose of this identification by comparing protective discrimination, affirmative action, Gandhi's opposition, and policies in India and the United States.Martin McLean's paper comes from a seminar he gave on 23 April 1981 at the Institute of Education. It details how comparative analysis can aid understanding of multicultural issues in British education, namely how minority group students don't share fully in opportunities for social mobility offered in the education system and how the cultural identity and aspirations of minority groups are denied within the education system.
African American - Why Now?
African American - Why Now?
Original document for African American - Why Not? as written by Lewis Killian
African American FSU Staff Working Together
African American FSU Staff Working Together
Four African American individuals working together in an office space at FLorida State University.
African American Students studying outside Strozier Library
African American Students studying outside Strozier Library
Image of three African American FSU students sitting at a picnic table outside Strozier Library.
Agape
Agape
Monthly newsletter published by AGA with funds from FSU Student Government. Accepted articles, poetry, and letters for unsolicited submission.
Agape
Agape
Monthly newsletter published by AGA with funds from FSU Student Government. Accepted articles, poetry, and letters for unsolicited submission.
America's Civil Rights Revolution: Three Documentaries About Emmett Till's Murder in Mississippi (1955)
America's Civil Rights Revolution: Three Documentaries About Emmett Till's Murder in Mississippi (1955)
Summary: Article on the reopening of the Emmett Till murder case and the influence of contemporary documentaries.

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