Dr. Don Avery

Posted in: Education/School Choice/Multiculturalism, Experts, Society/Family/Community/Religion

Chairman, Department of History , Harford Community College
3317 Marnat Road
Baltimore MD
Work Fax: (410) 836-4265
Email: davery@harford.cc.md.us
Home: (410) 484-5008
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Secretary of the Chesapeake branch of the Historical Society, a national organization challenging the American Historical Association on issues of political correctness in historical interpretation.

Speaks often to various civil-rights, student, senior-citizen and church groups.

Former president of Baltimore branch of the National Association of Scholars.

Academic Background

B.A.: Brooklyn College (American History).

M.A.: University of Oregon (American History).

Ph.D.: University of Oregon (American History).

Publications or Presentations

Up From Washington: William Pickens and the Negro Struggle for Equality 1900-1954 (Newark, Del.: University of Delaware Press, 1989).

"Kwame Nkrumah, Julius Nyerere" in Arnold Blumberg (ed.), Great Leaders/Great Tyrants? (New York, N.Y.: Greenwood Press, 1996).

"The Case Against Multiculturalism," Topics in Higher Education, Spring 1995.

Issue Specialities

Affirmative action, school choice, political correctness, culture wars, race relations, bigotry against religion, civil rights, family values.

Calvert Index

Education/School Choice/Multiculturalism