Tag: Arizona-State-University

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Phoenix Restaurant Employees Racially Target Black Server, Management Slow to Fire Racist Co-worker

Rakevion White, a 21-year-old Black Arizona State University (ASU) student, was subjected to racial targeting at his job as a server at the Breakfast Club in Phoenix, according to a BuzzFeed News article published Tuesday. After initially saying it wouldn’t terminate the employee responsible for targeting White, the Breakfast Club…

Archived: College Offers 'Problem of Whiteness' Course

By Julissa Catalan For students and faculty at Arizona State University, the Spring semester is kicking off with a bit of controversy—because the school is offering an English course called “U.S. Race Theory and the Problem of Whiteness.” The course—which is being taught by white Assistant Professor Lee Bebout—has 18…

Archived: Frat Expelled After 'MLK Black Party'

Updated 1/24/14, 9:10am ET to include the fraternity’s expulsion from the university. By Chris Hoenig Arizona State University officials have expelled a popular fraternity after a racist and offensive party held on a weekend to celebrate the nation’s most revered civil-rights leader. The school’s Tau Kappa Epsilon (TKE) chapter initially…