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College Racism

Harvard To Scrap Controversial Law School Seal Associated With Slavery

Reuters | Lilly Workneh | Posted 03.16.2016 | Black Voices

Harvard University will replace the official shield of its prestigious law school which features the family crest of an 18th century slave holder, aft...

Someone Vandalized A Clemson Building Named After A Racist Politician

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 07.07.2015 | College

A prominent building on Clemson University's campus in South Carolina, named for a racist 19th century politician named Benjamin Tillman, was vandaliz...

Dear Apologetic Racists: Cry Me A River

Torraine Walker | Posted 05.30.2015 | Black Voices
Torraine Walker

When a child actress is called a vile name by an long-running satire site, a beautiful young singer is labeled a stoner for wearing dreadlocks and a phenomenal 13-year old-female athlete is called a slut, they deserve more than a canned, robotic mea culpa.

Tyler Kingkade

Obama Applauds 'Quick Reaction' Against Racist Fraternity Video | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 03.21.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama said Friday that the swift reaction from the University of Oklahoma against fraternity brothers singing a racist ...

ReThink Review: Dear White People -- Lessons for Republicans and the "Post-Racial" Generation

Jonathan Kim | Posted 12.24.2014 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

Dear White People is sure to become both a cult hit and a staple on college campuses across the country, and I'm glad for it since the movie ultimately ends with more questions than answers. And with an issue as multi-faceted as racism, that is as it should be.

Ebola Racism Reaches A New Low In Texas

The Daily Beast | Abby Haglage | Posted 10.15.2014 | Black Voices

“Navarro College is not accepting international students from countries with confirmed Ebola cases.”...

Tyler Kingkade

Lehigh Off The Hook In Racial Harassment Investigation | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 10.02.2014 | College

The U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights has ended its investigation into claims of a racially hostile environment at Lehigh Univers...

Black Men at Princeton Share Their Experiences

Rana Campbell | Posted 07.19.2014 | College
Rana Campbell

This group's perspectives, sentiments, and realities are often not shared publicly in a setting where a history of elitism, privilege, and power is deeply-rooted.

These Reddit Users Can't Understand How A Black Student Got Into 8 Ivy League Schools

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 04.03.2014 | Black Voices

Earlier this week the Internet met Kwasi Enin, a student who got accepted into all eight Ivy League universities. It’s an impressive feat for any st...

Tormented Black Student Faced Roommates From Hell

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 11.25.2013 | Black Voices

Three students at San Jose State University have been charged with a hate crime and battery after allegedly tormenting their black roommate with racis...

UCLA Asian Women Called 'White-Boy Worshipping Whores'

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 11.30.2012 | Los Angeles

UCLA police are investigating racist, sexist slurs attacking Asian women that were found on campus this week. On Tuesday, a student found a sign th...