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The director of the University of Kentucky’s Martin Luther King Center says he hopes members of the Lexington community will attend at least one planned event during Black History Month.  Kahlil Baker says they want to emphasize that history belongs to everybody whether they know it or not.

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Next week, the University of Kentucky's Martin Luther King Center will host a screening of Dear White People, a 2014 film that follows several African-American students and how they fit in at a mostly white university.  For this week's UK Perspectives, Chase Cavanaugh sat down with the center's director, Kahlil Baker, to discuss the movie and how it touches on race. 

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In light of the events in Ferguson, Missouri, a University of Kentucky organization recently held a community discussion on police discrimination.