iOS app Android app

White Student Union

Southern Poverty Law Center Investigates Founder Behind 'White Student Union' in Georgia

Jason Stanford | Posted 10.28.2013 | Black Voices
Jason Stanford

The news that a freshman has founded a White Student Union at Georgia State University has come across like a harmless college prank. But the Southern Poverty Law Center is keeping the White Student Union on its watch list because of its founder's ties to white supremacist groups.

Hunter Stuart

White Student Union Founder's Hateful Remarks

HuffingtonPost.com | Hunter Stuart | Posted 08.08.2013 | College

The founder of a white student union at a school in Georgia has a history of hate speech. Patrick Sharp, the 18-year-old freshman who recently star...

Hunter Stuart

LOOK: White Student Union Forms At Georgia College

HuffingtonPost.com | Hunter Stuart | Posted 08.01.2013 | College

The creation of an unofficial white student union at a public university in Georgia has ignited a debate over whether the organization should be offic...

White Student Union Protester: 'I Got Urine Thrown On Me'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 05.03.2013 | Politics

A group that calls itself a White Student Union clashed with protesters in Washington, D.C. during May Day demonstrations. Matthew Heimbach, presid...

Towson Students Rally Against White Student Union

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 04.03.2013 | College

A week after a student group calling itself the White Student Union announced plans to begin nighttime patrols of Towson University campus in Maryland...

'White Student Union' Plans Nighttime Patrols At College

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 04.03.2013 | Black Voices

A controversial white-pride group said it will begin implementing nighttime patrols on a Maryland college campus to keep would-be attackers at bay. ...

'White Student Union' Members' Defend Shocking Comments On Slavery

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 03.18.2013 | College

Two members of the White Student Union at Towson University in Maryland aren't backing down after advocating for racial segregation and defending slav...

The White Student Union: Could a Minority Join?

Andrew Benkovic | Posted 02.12.2013 | College
Andrew Benkovic

When it comes to racial issues or issues of equality, there is still a lot of work to be done. The racial divide is slowly fading, but the line still exists in many communities across America. The White Student Union reminds us of this divide.

Once Upon a White Student Union

Brandon Thomas | Posted 12.18.2012 | Comedy
Brandon Thomas

Clearly whiteness exists and it needs to be brought to a level of consciousness so everyone can see the true struggle of the Caucasian race. Like I said earlier, this special group of white men needs your help. Will you stand in solidarity?

'White History Month' Flyer Outrages Students

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 10.17.2012 | College

A flier being circulated in the Mercer University residence halls declares November and December as "White History Months," and students are not big f...

WATCH: Is A Student Group For White Students Racist?

The Huffington Post | Mark Hanrahan | Posted 10.15.2012 | College

The student behind a controversial White Student Union at Towson University claims that the group is necessary to fight "inherent anti-white bias in a...

Tyler Kingkade

Proposed White Student Union Sparks Controversy At Towson

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 10.11.2012 | College

A Towson University student has proposed a campus White Student Union, leaving administrators and the student government walking a fine line between s...

Student Tries To Start Campus White Pride Group

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 09.10.2012 | College

Matthew Heimbach wants to start a group at Towson University specifically for white students. “We essentially want to replicate what every studen...

West Chester Univ. 'White Student Union' Flier A Fake, But Raises Real Controversy

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

A flier advertising a meeting for an all-white student union at West Chester University in Pennsylvania has been revealed as a hoax -- and a futile at...