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In Remembrance: Clifford L. Alexander Jr. ’58LLB Died on July 3 2022

Clifford L. Alexander Jr., a civil rights activist and adviser to US presidents, died on July 3, 2022, in New York City. He was 88. He served as chairman of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission under President Lyndon Johnson, and as the first Black secretary of the army under Jimmy Carter, among other prominent positions. 

The New York Times, the Washington Post, and other major news outlets carried full obituaries on July 5, 2022.

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