Arrow-right Camera

The Spokesman-Review Newspaper The Spokesman-Review

Friday, September 20, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
Cloudy 50° Cloudy


Everything tagged

Sort by:

Stories tagged: GU hate studies

UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 22, 2017, 1:44 p.m.

Angela Davis’ GU talk draws critics, but no try at shutdown

College students across the country have staged protests and spoken out against controversial speakers on their campuses, but often those speakers have represented far-right political views. A different kind of …

Holocaust freedom fighter Carla Peperzak preaches empathy at Gonzaga hate studies conference

Carla Peperzak spent her late teens and early 20s fighting Nazi Germany’s genocide in Holland. She’s now fighting hate by preaching respect and empathy in classrooms and lecture halls.

UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 20, 2017, 11:35 a.m.

Idaho’s only black legislator, Sen. Cherie Buckner-Webb: ‘I’m a zealot for equity’

Cherie Buckner-Webb isn’t just Idaho’s only African-American state legislator – she’s the first and only. When she goes to events in other states, “I say I live in Boise, Idaho, …

UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 19, 2017, 7:37 a.m.

Students share campus experiences with race and diversity in the Gonzaga ‘fishbowl’

Gonzaga students can share their experiences of being a person of color on a predominantly white campus in a private setting called the fishbowl.

UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 18, 2017, 2:20 p.m.

A Montana rabbi met hate in Whitefish and found community support

In December 2016, the national spotlight fell on a Whitefish resident and influential racist named Richard Spencer. The town became the target of an anti-Semitic “troll storm” in which the …

UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 18, 2017, 12:17 p.m.

At GU, collaborative ‘game show’ pushes political antagonism to the sidelines

Red or blue. Donkey or elephant. Liberal or conservative. For Dan Garrity and his broadcast journalism students, politics is looking awfully binary these days. Like two sports teams pitted against …