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Minnie Riperton gave us flowers, it's time we give her flowers too

Minnie Riperton gave us flowers, it’s time we give her flowers too

by Ryan Hardison, Senior Staff Writer // March 30, 2021

The abundance of music laced with resilient, socially-conscious themes canvassing the mid-1960s through the early 1970s will likely never be matched again.  Even...

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Opinion: Lumet's 'The Wiz' is still a trailblazing film in Black culture

Opinion: Lumet’s ‘The Wiz’ is still a trailblazing film in Black culture

by Trinity Bland and Ryan Hardison // February 25, 2021

Decades after its original release on Oct. 24, 1978, no film has distinctly defined Black culture and shaped the structure of a musical genre quite like...

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Aztec Shops General Manager Harvey Goodfriend

A Legacy of Leadership: 1970s

by Leonardo Castaneda // March 7, 2014

Looking back at the most important moments in San Diego State history from the late 1950s through the 1990s yields many prominent names. One name in particular...

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