Tag: Connecticut

Yale Dean Resigns After Hateful Yelp Reviews Go Public

A Yale University dean has resigned after disparaging remarks she made on the review site Yelp, including calling people “white trash,” “low class folks” and “barely educated morons,” were uncovered. June Chu served as dean of Pierson College, one of Yale’s residential colleges, from May 2016 until this month. She…

Racist Letter on Official Police Letterhead Threatens Black Officers

By Chris Hoenig A threatening, racist letter written on official police department letterhead has led to an investigation within the Bridgeport (Conn.) Police Department. The letter, which opens and closes with “WHITE POWER” in all caps, says “these Black Officers belong in the toilet” and issues a warning to a…