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AACC cancels Black History event over concerns about speaker's comments on homosexuality, HIV
AACC cancels Black History event over concerns about speaker's comments on homosexuality, HIV

Officials at Anne Arundel Community College have canceled a scheduled campus lecture by a controversial black educator after students raised concerns about his past comments on gay and lesbian identity and HIV. Umar Johnson, a school psychologist and self-described "Prince of Pan-Afrikanism," is a touring lecturer on issues affecting the black community and was scheduled to give a speech on "The Impact of Historical Racism on the Present Generation" at the school's Arnold campus this Thursday evening, as part of the school's Year of Social Justice program and Black History Month. However, a university spokeswoman said Tuesday that the event had been canceled...

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