Amherst (Mass.) - News coverage of the Black student takeover at Amherst College (on behalf of Black students of the Five College community), including protest rally; protestors' addresses; discussion occupation of Mills House/New Africa House at UMass; Black Studies and Black internationalism; Mount Holyoke; interviews with participants in takeover. Mark Mills and others reporting.
1968 Oct. 13
Brooke, Edward W.
Amherst (Mass.) - Distinguished Visitors Program lecture at UMass by Sen. Brooke (R, Mass.). Brooke discusses UMass Amherst and the reshaping of American society and politics in the 1960s and the near future. Introduction by Chris McGann.
Cole, Johnetta B., 1905-1999
Amherst (Mass.) - Lecture on intensification of racism and sexism and continued denial of access and human rights for "Third World folks." Delivered at Womens Studies Colloquium at UMass Amherst.
1970 Feb. 24
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio), 1911-1978
Amherst (Mass.) - Humphrey attempting to speak on US foreign policy at Cape Cod Lounge, UMass Amherst Student Union. Beginning with questions from teh audience, Humphrey discusses student demonstrations, social unrest, Chicago Seven trial, civil liberties and civil rights, the courts.