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1970, a year that ends in violence

As 1970 comes to an end, the violence continues. One student is shot on campus and a time bomb goes off at KU's computer center.

Angered by the firing of Gary Jackson, a graduate student who was an assistant to the Dean of Men at KU, the Black Student Union urged students to go on strike. Jackson had purchased ammunition in Topeka in the day following Rick "Tiger" Dowdell's death.


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