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News Dr. Cheryl Hicks Pens Breonna Taylor Post

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​Dr. Cheryl Hicks joins other faculty across the country to respond to the death of Breonna Taylor, placing Taylor's murder within the broader context of how unjust policing affects Black women's lives in the past and present. Hicks' post, "Breonna Taylor, Police Brutality, and Black Women’s Historic Demands for Justice," appears in the Association of Black Women Historians’ series on Black Women and Policing.

Cheryl Hicks is Associate Professor of Africana Studies and History at the University of Delaware. She is author of the award-winning book, Talk with You Like a Woman: African American Women, Justice, and Reform in New York, 1890-1935. Follow her on Twitter @CherylDHicks1.

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  • Department of Africana Studies
  • 417 Ewing Hall, 15 Orchard Road
  • Newark, DE 19716, USA
  • University of Delaware
  • Phone: 302-831-2897
  • Center for Black Culture
  • African Studies Program
  • Black Student Union
  • Christina Cultural Arts Center
  • Black Graduate Student Association
  • National Council for Black Students