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Student Resource Pages

Buildings, Monuments and Statues

- Material related to the growing international issue of university campus buildings, monuments and statues that are tributes to racists -

This page should be of interest to students of political science, history, cultural studies and indigenous studies
* The trouble with people who lived in the past by David Mitchell 17 March 2016 - the Guardian
* The real meaning of Rhodes Must Fall by Amit Chaudhuri 16 March 2016 - the Guardian
* Harvard law school drops official shield over slavery links by 15 March 2016 - the Guardian
* 'Take it down!': Rhodes Must Fall campaign marches through Oxford by Jessica Elgot 10 March 2016 - the Guardian
* Cambridge removes racist, stolen rooster statue after protests by Nidhi Prakash 10 March 2016 - Fusion.net
* It's time Melbourne Uni stopped honouring eugenicist Richard Berry by Erica Cervini March 6, 2016 - the Sydney Morning Herald
* Law School committee recommends retiring current shield 4 March 2016 - Harvard Law Today
* Princeton to keep Woodrow Wilson name despite protests By Max Kutnera 4 March 2016 - Newsweek
* Harvard Law to Abandon Crest Linked to Slavery by Anemona Hartocollis March 4, 2016 - the New York Times
* Campaigners condemn Oxford college for keeping Rhodes statue By Peter Scott 2nd February 2016 - the Guardian
* Historical Figures, Campus Controversies by Sewell Chan JAN. 29, 2016 - the New York Times
* Cecil Rhodes, Colossus of Africa, Will Stay Up in Oxford by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier 29 January 2016 - the Atlantic
* Oxford head resists 'rewriting history' over Rhodes statueby Estelle Shirbon 14 January 2016 - the African Mail & Guardian
* Oxford University to start consultation process on controversial statue of Cecil Rhodes By Victoria Craw 30 December 2015 - News.com.au
* Stars And Barred by By Eli Scott December 22, 2015 - the Georgia Political Review
* Heart of darkness: Melbourne University's racist professors by Marika Dobbin November 30, 2015 - the Age
* Princeton students demand removal of Woodrow Wilson's name from buildings by Ellen Brait 24 November 2015 - the Guardian
* The White-Supremacist Lineage of a Yale College by Lincoln Caplan ·October 5, 2015 - the Atlantic
* Students in South Africa Protest Slow Pace of Change By Norimitsu Onishi September 8, 2015 - the New York Times
* UT-Austin removes Jefferson Davis statue from main campus By Alexandra Samuels, 30 August 2015 - US Today College
* Confederate Monuments Vandalized at 4 Souther Colleges By Sara Guaglione 9 July 2015 - the ischoolguide
* Students Push For Removal Of Confederate Statue At University Of Texas By Alexandra Svokos 24 June 2015 - the HuffPost College
* Utah college returns statue of Confederate soldiers to artist by Associated Press 20 January 2015 - the Guardian
* The University of Cape Town is right to remove its Cecil Rhodes statue by David Priestland 13 April 2015 - the Guardian
* Eugenics, Melbourne University and Me by Gary Foley February 2012 - Tracker Magazine
* A theory out of the darkness by Erica Cervini 13 September 2011 - the Age
This index is under construction

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