The recent murders of Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor and George Floyd are violent, tragic and painful reminders of the 400-year legacy of the persistent and pervasive effects of slavery, white supremacy and racism in America. Yesterday, peaceful protestors in Washington D.C. were dispersed with force and the use of tear gas by the U.S. Park […]
North Carolina NAACP President Rev. Dr. William Barber II, along with six Duke community members, were recently awarded the Samuel DuBois Cook Award. The award honors those who have carried out the legacy of Cook, Duke’s first African-American professor, through distinguished service to the community. Read more.