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Creighton BLSA Hosts “Table Talk” Conversations About Race

 Last fall’s 2040-Initiative-featured speaker, Jamelle Bouie from Slate, highlighted the importance of having honest conversations about race. Creighton’s Black Law Student Association (BLSA), with a membership that includes both Black and White students, has responded to the events in Ferguson … Continue reading

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2040 Book: “Americanah” by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

On October 9, Jamelle Bouie, who writes about politics, policy, and race for Slate, joined the 2040 Initiative here at Creighton Law School. In “Talking About Race: A Conversation with Jamelle Bouie,” he shared his perspectives on the events in … Continue reading

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A 2040 Perspective on the 2014 Elections

  Today marks one week after Election Day. If you were asleep last week, envision the day as a red tsunami, a Republican wave that washed over the country. Republicans took control of the Senate, took more seats in the … Continue reading

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5 Things to Know About Jamelle Bouie – #1

By Chino Betita, Creighton Law School Class of 2015 Last Thursday the Creighton 2040 Initiative presented “Talking About Race: A Conversation with Jamelle Bouie.” Today we conclude our “5 Things To Know About Jamelle Bouie” series. Previously we shared some … Continue reading

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5 Things to Know About Jamelle Bouie – #2

By Chino Betita, Creighton Law School Class of 2014 Last Thursday the Creighton 2040 Initiative presented “Talking About Race: A Conversation with Jamelle Bouie.”  More about the event in the next few posts.  Today we continue our  “5 Things To Know About Jamelle Bouie” … Continue reading

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5 Things to Know About Jamelle Bouie – #3

By Chino Betita, Creighton Law School Class of 2014 This Thursday, Oct. 9 at 4:00PM, the Creighton 2040 Initiative is proud to present Slate’s Jamelle Bouie. Leading up to his talk, the Creighton 2040 Initiative blog is posting “5 Things To … Continue reading

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5 Things to Know About Jamelle Bouie – #4

By China Betita, Creighton Law School Class of 2015 This Thursday, Oct. 9 at 4:00PM, the Creighton 2040 Initiative is proud to present Slate’s Jamelle Bouie. Leading up to his talk, the Creighton 2040 Initiative blog is posting “5 Things To … Continue reading

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5 Things to Know About Jamelle Bouie – #5

By Chino Betita, Creighton Law School Class of 2015 As the school year gets underway, the Law School gets many visitors, from lunchtime speakers to former alumni to even the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court. On Thursday, October 9, … Continue reading

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Race, Ethnicity, and American Collective Identity – Part 1

Dr. Rebecca Murray is the Chair of the Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work at Creighton University: I’ve been thinking a lot about the shooting and riots in Ferguson (as we all have, I imagine) and I am so … Continue reading

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