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Created Equal: Presentation by Dr. Joe T. Darden

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Saturday, February 22, 2014, 12:00PM

Detroit: Race Riots, Racial Conflicts, & Efforts to Bridge the Racial Divide

During the summer of 1967, Detroit experienced one of the worst race riots in its history.  This presentation by Dr. Joe T. Darden, professor at Michigan State University and author of Detroit: Race Riots, Racial Conflicts, and Efforts to Bridge the Racial Divide will discuss the causes of the 1967 riot and the struggles of various racial and ethnic groups for social justice and equal opportunity.


Dr. Darden's book was recently named a 2014 Michigan Notable Book by the Library of Michigan.

 

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