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MLK march 2018

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January 16, 2018

San Antonio's MLK march is among the largest in the nation. Check out some of the photos below. Photos courtesy of Kimiya Factory, Ryan Nobles and Tristan Simpson.

The Story of Claudette Colvin

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Carlos Hughes

February 23, 2017

Arriving every February, Black History month is an annual celebration of the achievements and culture of African Americans in U.S. History. First started in 1976 under Gerald Ford’s presidency with a call on the public “to seize the opportunity to honor the too-often neglected accomplishments of b...

Students march to honor MLK

African American Studies Program students march with rowdy pride during the MLK march. Isaac Serna, The Paisano

Isaac Serna

January 18, 2017

Among the sea of participants in San Antonio’s 30th annual Martin Luther King, Jr. march, Roadrunner orange brightened the streets. “We wore orange because we wanted to show that this is a UTSA community,” Mr. UTSA JaCorey Patterson said. “We had these t-shirts made with Martin Luther King, J...

Dr. Hill calls for activism: CNN political contributor discusses social justice

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Jeremiah Hobbs

January 18, 2017

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday brought knowledge and encouragement to the city of San Antonio. Distinguished Professor of African American Studies and CNN political contributor Dr. Marc Lamont Hill visited Trinity University. The MLK Jr. Commission presented a lecture titled, “From Segregation to ...