Racist person threatens to kill Black students at Howard University

Howard University

Another racist person has made a threat against Black students. This time it was directed at Howard University. The threat came from the website 4Chan. In the letter, the anonymous person wrote, “Seriously America why are we still putting up this s—? They [Blacks] go around whining and complaining as if there’s something that’s wrong […]

University of Missouri appoints law professor Chuck Henson to oversee diversity

On Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015, in the wake of on-campus civil disobedience, Chuck Henson has been appointed interim vice chancellor for inclusion, diversity and equity. His swift appointment came hours after protests by students, players on Mizzou’s football team threatening to forfeit this Saturday’s game against Brigham Young University – Missouri Tigers versus BYU Cougars […]

University of Missouri president resigns over racial scandal

The president of the University of Missouri has decided to step down. On the morning of Nov. 9, Tim Wolfe called a press conference and revealed that he would no longer serve as president. Wolfe’s resignation comes days after the college was rocked by protests from Black students and faculty members who were upset over […]

University of Missouri in racial turmoil over president

This past weekend at least 30 members of the University of Missouri football team went on strike. The student-athletes are refusing to participate in any sports activities until university president Tim Wolfe resigns. The campus has been beset by a wave of racist behavior from students being called the N-word to neo-Nazi swastikas smeared in […]

University of Missouri football players on strike until president removed

Football players at the University of Missouri are taking a stand against racial injustice on the campus. The players are demanding the resignation of the school’s president, Tim Wolfe, over the systematic racism that they say exists at the university and Wolfe’s failure to address the issue.  The students number about 30 and have stated they […]

‘Pro Day: L’Damian Washington’

A love for his brothers and vow to make their lives better has led NFL hopeful, L’Damian Washington, to the 2014 NFL Draft. After a strong year as a wide receiver for the University of Missouri, L’Damian Washington is now an NFL Draft prospect. Pro Day: L’Damian Washington tells the story of a young man […]

Michael Sam pens heartfelt letter to alma mater

Michael Sam may not be signed to the NFL yet, but there’s no arguing that he’s become the star football player of the year so far, thanks to his monumental coming out moment and his hope to become the NFL’s first openly gay player. On Thursday, Sam joined other NFL prospects in working out in […]