The link should have been this one
If he was asleep, they had plenty of time to figure out how to arrange things so they did not have to shoot him. Worse he had not done anything wrong.
Blackface college displays were not confined to the south.
Putting on "minstrel shows" was a thing, based on vaudeville routines.
for example, Older frat boys who went to the University of Vermont would have a blackface problem:
There was a yearly frat fete called Kake Walk as part of Winter...
I am not trying to excuse him. I am just shocked at the idea that anyone thinks people had editorial control over their yearbook pages, and that at least one person (me) had no idea colleges had yearbooks at all.
just to be clear again, he needs to resign.
There is no question that he needs to resign, nor any question that blackface and klan costumes are and have always been racist and abhorrent.
However, I am puzzled about the idea that you got to ok what was put in any yearbook about you. At my highschool, the yearbook committee selected the...
We have racists, xenophobes, and misogynists in CT, too, but not so many that Trump won the state. That does not mean we get to pat ourselves on the back. We have a lot of work to do on ourselves, too.
In Ohio, it was not close in 2016. That does not mean I think all residents of Ohio are...