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Photo and story by William Green / Contributing Writer Southern Poverty Law Center Director of Outreach Lecia Brooks provided the MTSU Scholars Week Keynote Address, which focused on the current state of hate, bias and discrimination in America, in the Keathley University Center Theater on Wednesday evening. Brooks began her speech, titled “The Rhetoric of …

Photo by Rachael Ann Keisling / Contributing Writer Story by William Green / Contributing Writer  Both national history and a recent incident on campus were the subject of a discussion, entitled “Current Day Warriors for Social Justice,” in the Student Union Building Wednesday as part of MTSU’s Black History Month events. Presented by the MTSU …

Photo courtesy of The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee, a non-profit organization based in Nashville, has created the Nashville Unites Resolution in an attempt to unify Tennessee residents against bigotry in the aftermath of the recent white supremacist rallies in Charlottesville, Virginia. CFMT assists in various charitable needs through donations …