<div dir="ltr"><div class="gmail_default" style="font-family:garamond,serif;font-size:large"><br></div><div class="gmail_quote"><div dir="ltr" class="gmail_attr">---------- Forwarded message ---------<br>From: <strong class="gmail_sendername" dir="auto">Abdul Alkalimat</strong> <span dir="auto"><<a href="mailto:mcworter@illinois.edu">mcworter@illinois.edu</a>></span><br>Date: Thu, Jun 24, 2021 at 10:56 AM<br>Subject: The battle over Black Studies intensifies<br>To:  <<a href="mailto:abdulslist@lists.illinois.edu">abdulslist@lists.illinois.edu</a>><br></div><br><br>

  
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    <p><font size="+2" color="#ff0000"><b><font size="+3" color="#000000">WE FACE ATTACKS AND ADVANCES</font><br>
          Time for ASALH and NCBS leadership to step up now!<br>
          We are in a battle of ideas about the past and the future<br>
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    <p>National Survey<br>
      The Attacks<font size="+2" color="#ff0000"><b><br>
        </b></font>The Advances<br>
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    <p><b>NATIONAL SURVEY<br>
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      <a href="https://urldefense.com/v3/__https://tinyurl.com/ypdv2xy9__;!!DZ3fjg!pQgRFb8xQ05AWxwlHYeUzMhKp09uC1OS-_6tqvFrJYzFS0Y86yVVxKS6SG5oaFuAuaBPf8cG$" target="_blank">https://tinyurl.com/ypdv2xy9</a></p>
    <p><a href="https://urldefense.com/v3/__https://www.chalkbeat.org/22525983/map-critical-race-theory-legislation-teaching-racism__;!!DZ3fjg!pQgRFb8xQ05AWxwlHYeUzMhKp09uC1OS-_6tqvFrJYzFS0Y86yVVxKS6SG5oaFuAudcN0rXi$" target="_blank">https://www.chalkbeat.org/22525983/map-critical-race-theory-legislation-teaching-racism</a><b><br>
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    <p><b>THE ATTACKS</b><br>
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    <p>1776 Commission<br>
<a href="https://urldefense.com/v3/__https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2021/01/20/historians-trump-administrations-report-us-history-belongs-trash__;!!DZ3fjg!pQgRFb8xQ05AWxwlHYeUzMhKp09uC1OS-_6tqvFrJYzFS0Y86yVVxKS6SG5oaFuAuSUSA607$" target="_blank">https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2021/01/20/historians-trump-administrations-report-us-history-belongs-trash</a><br>
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    <p>Trump<br>
<a href="https://urldefense.com/v3/__https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2020/10/07/colleges-cancel-diversity-programs-response-trump-order__;!!DZ3fjg!pQgRFb8xQ05AWxwlHYeUzMhKp09uC1OS-_6tqvFrJYzFS0Y86yVVxKS6SG5oaFuAuaHmtNwW$" target="_blank">https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2020/10/07/colleges-cancel-diversity-programs-response-trump-order</a><br>
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    <p>Oklahoma<br>
      <a href="https://urldefense.com/v3/__https://legiscan.com/OK/text/HB1775/2021__;!!DZ3fjg!pQgRFb8xQ05AWxwlHYeUzMhKp09uC1OS-_6tqvFrJYzFS0Y86yVVxKS6SG5oaFuAuQK2GYnk$" target="_blank">https://legiscan.com/OK/text/HB1775/2021</a></p>
    <p>Tennessee (Section 51)<br>
      <a href="https://urldefense.com/v3/__https://legiscan.com/TN/text/HB0580/2021__;!!DZ3fjg!pQgRFb8xQ05AWxwlHYeUzMhKp09uC1OS-_6tqvFrJYzFS0Y86yVVxKS6SG5oaFuAuaV4k0eA$" target="_blank">https://legiscan.com/TN/text/HB0580/2021</a></p>
    <p>Idaho<br>
      <a href="https://urldefense.com/v3/__https://legiscan.com/ID/text/H0377/2021__;!!DZ3fjg!pQgRFb8xQ05AWxwlHYeUzMhKp09uC1OS-_6tqvFrJYzFS0Y86yVVxKS6SG5oaFuAuXtMxRfd$" target="_blank">https://legiscan.com/ID/text/H0377/2021</a></p>
    <p>Texas<br>
<a href="https://urldefense.com/v3/__https://www.texastribune.org/2021/06/15/abbott-critical-race-theory-law/__;!!DZ3fjg!pQgRFb8xQ05AWxwlHYeUzMhKp09uC1OS-_6tqvFrJYzFS0Y86yVVxKS6SG5oaFuAuV_6aiFd$" target="_blank">https://www.texastribune.org/2021/06/15/abbott-critical-race-theory-law/</a></p>
    <p>Iowa<br>
      <a href="https://urldefense.com/v3/__https://www.legis.iowa.gov/docs/publications/LGR/89/HF802.pdf__;!!DZ3fjg!pQgRFb8xQ05AWxwlHYeUzMhKp09uC1OS-_6tqvFrJYzFS0Y86yVVxKS6SG5oaFuAuR9DkgTl$" target="_blank">https://www.legis.iowa.gov/docs/publications/LGR/89/HF802.pdf</a><br>
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    <p><b>THE ADVANCES</b></p>
    <p>1619 Project<br>
<a href="https://urldefense.com/v3/__https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/08/14/magazine/1619-america-slavery.html__;!!DZ3fjg!pQgRFb8xQ05AWxwlHYeUzMhKp09uC1OS-_6tqvFrJYzFS0Y86yVVxKS6SG5oaFuAuYUeEdDX$" target="_blank">https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/08/14/magazine/1619-america-slavery.html</a><br>
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    <p>California<br>
<a href="https://urldefense.com/v3/__https://edsource.org/2020/gov-newsom-signs-assembly-bill-1460-requiring-ethnic-studies-at-csu/638506__;!!DZ3fjg!pQgRFb8xQ05AWxwlHYeUzMhKp09uC1OS-_6tqvFrJYzFS0Y86yVVxKS6SG5oaFuAuf6rpajc$" target="_blank">https://edsource.org/2020/gov-newsom-signs-assembly-bill-1460-requiring-ethnic-studies-at-csu/638506</a></p>
    <p>Illinois<br>
<a href="https://urldefense.com/v3/__https://www.jbhe.com/2019/01/the-state-of-illinois-now-requires-public-universities-to-offer-courses-on-black-history/__;!!DZ3fjg!pQgRFb8xQ05AWxwlHYeUzMhKp09uC1OS-_6tqvFrJYzFS0Y86yVVxKS6SG5oaFuAuY02DzBd$" target="_blank">https://www.jbhe.com/2019/01/the-state-of-illinois-now-requires-public-universities-to-offer-courses-on-black-history/</a></p>
    <p>Washington<br>
<a href="https://urldefense.com/v3/__https://www.k12.wa.us/about-ospi/workgroups-committees/concluded-workgroups/african-american-studies-workgroup__;!!DZ3fjg!pQgRFb8xQ05AWxwlHYeUzMhKp09uC1OS-_6tqvFrJYzFS0Y86yVVxKS6SG5oaFuAuWK5uSTN$" target="_blank">https://www.k12.wa.us/about-ospi/workgroups-committees/concluded-workgroups/african-american-studies-workgroup</a></p>
    <p>Connecticut<br>
      <a href="https://urldefense.com/v3/__https://tinyurl.com/4msst82z__;!!DZ3fjg!pQgRFb8xQ05AWxwlHYeUzMhKp09uC1OS-_6tqvFrJYzFS0Y86yVVxKS6SG5oaFuAuZZtgYlq$" target="_blank">https://tinyurl.com/4msst82z</a></p>
    <p>New Jersey<br>
      <a href="https://urldefense.com/v3/__https://www.njleg.state.nj.us/2020/Bills/A4000/3601_I1.HTM__;!!DZ3fjg!pQgRFb8xQ05AWxwlHYeUzMhKp09uC1OS-_6tqvFrJYzFS0Y86yVVxKS6SG5oaFuAuet9TdLY$" target="_blank">https://www.njleg.state.nj.us/2020/Bills/A4000/3601_I1.HTM</a><br>
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