The movement’s grievance wasn’t just the severe treatment of the Jena Six, but the light treatment of white youths who’d been in fights or hung nooses on a school tree—the “white tree”—after a black student asked if he could sit under it.
The decade of the 1960s was a time of great change in the United States.
Questions concerning these issues were raised throughout the country and, in 1969, rocked the campus at the University of Wyoming.
The paper celebrated his triumphs in articles and photographs, including a dramatic one in which Bell, who’s black, stiff-arms a white defender by clutching his face guard.
"Fellow status" is an honor bestowed upon APA members who have shown evidence of unusual and outstanding contributions or performance in the field of psychology.
It requires that a person's work has had national impact on the field of psychology beyond a local, state or regional level.
Various civil rights activists sought new tools were in the struggle against institutionalized racism.
Ham was awarded Fellow Status in the American Psychological Association (APA). Culturally Relevant Ethical Decision-Making in Counseling.