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Beloved Author, Toni Morrison, Dies at Age 88

Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison passed away Monday night in Montefiore Medical Center in New York. She was 88-years old. Morrison was born Chloe Anthony Wofford on Feb. 8, 1931, in Lorain, Ohio. She graduated from Howard University with a degree in English in 1953 and pursued a Masters of…

Black Cornell Student Beaten in Racially Charged Attack

A Black Cornell University junior claims he was beaten by a group of white students in what appears to be yet another racially charged incident at the school. The student, speaking to The Cornell Daily Sun under the condition of anonymity, said he was walking back to his residence on…