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News Article

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A Collegio article titled "Chisholm believes in 'truth'," published on November 17, 1972, detailing a speech given by Shirley Chisholm who had recently ran as the first African American woman to become president of the United States. The speech was held in Carney Hall Auditorium at the Kansas State College of Pittsburg on November 15, 1972; topics included "Humanism For Blacks and Whites" and "The New Trust in Education Today."

An audio recording of the speech is available in two parts: Part 1 and Part 2.

A photograph of Shirley Chisholm during the speech is available here.



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Student newspaper