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Eight students walk out of a lecture by Alex Poinsett, senior staff editor of Ebony magazine, when stated "white women are married to the oppressors of black people." Elie Wiesel, Chairman of the President's Commission on the Holocaust set to speak at McGaw Chapel. Additionally, a photograph from the Michael Coster art exhibit in Lowry Center is stolen.

Publication Date

10-26-1979

Publisher

The College of Wooster

City

Wooster, OH

Rights

No Copyright - United States

Keywords

Ebony magazine, Alex Poinsett, black Americans, oppression of black Americans, oppression, Elie Wiesel, President's Commission on the Holocaust, McGaw Chapel, Holocaust, World War II, Michael Coster, photograph exhibit, Lowry Center, history

Subject

Oppression (Psychology); College newspapers; Bias, Racial; World War II, 1939-1945; Holocaust, Nazi

The Wooster Voice (Wooster, OH), 1979-10-26

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