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How voter suppression laws will impact Duke students

On April 17th, Duke Democrats stands with student organizations across the state against voter suppression The North Carolina General Assembly has introduced a barrage of legislation that will pose significant obstacles for North Carolina voters, especially students, the elderly, women, transgender individuals, and the poor. North Carolina is trying to replicate the voting laws of Florida, which led… Continue reading How voter suppression laws will impact Duke students

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Little Blue Scoop: Eugenics and Sterilization in North Carolina

AUTHOR: Eli Kozin Earlier this week, famed author Edwin Black spoke on campus about the relationship between the genocide in Germany and Europe perpetrated by the Nazi Party during World War II and the eugenics program in North Carolina in the decades thereafter.   The sterilization program affected primarily rural women in this state, predominantly African American in… Continue reading Little Blue Scoop: Eugenics and Sterilization in North Carolina