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Calling for an open open admission to the university for black, hispanic, and white working class high school seniors regardless of their qualifications according to present standards, the NYU chapter of SDS leads some 100 demonstrators in a rally. Among the demonstrators are several Black Panthers who take the opportunity to criticize NYU's chapter of BASA as "bougie" (or bourgeois) blacks and warn them that they would "get iced if they didn't get their thing up."
b/w photograph from Open Admission Rally, March, 1969. NYU Archives Photo Collection.


Black Panther Party poster. NYU Archives Collection.


Front page of the Washington Square Journal , March 26, 1969. NYU Archives Collection.

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