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Clarksville’s NAACP chapter hosts annual Civil Rights March in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.

Martin Luther King Jr. would have been 88 years old on Monday, Jan. 16; however, in 1968 he was killed by an assassin. In response to this tragedy a holiday was established to celebrate King’s birthday. To celebrate the holiday, the Clarksville branch of the NAACP holds a commemorative march ...

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NAACP’s “Drive to the Polls” aims to increase Clarksville voter turnout

APSU's NAACP hosts "Drive to the Polls"

Students without reliable transportation who want to vote in the presidential election can still find their way to the polls, thanks to the APSU NAACP chapter’s “Drive to the Polls” events. The organization is partnering with community members to drive APSU students and citizens of Clarksville to polling stations on ...

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Diversity demonstration held on campus

Students organized a peaceful demonstration and protest of police brutality and racism in the University Center plaza on Wednesday, Sept. 29. Bre Stevens, a senior communications major with a focus in journalism, organized the event in order to both inform and encourage change on campus. Around 50 members of the ...

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