Tag: Frat

Other Frats Behaving Badly: Racist, Misogynist Email Surfaces at UMD

By Michael Nam The University of Maryland faces its own fraternity scandal in the wake of the racist video that touched off a firestorm at the University of Oklahoma. Maryland administrators are currently investigating a student for sending an email filled with racist and misogynist language to other members of…

Fraternity Ousted Over Racist Chant Lawyers Up

By Michael Nam The University of Oklahoma chapter of Sigma Alpha Epsilon has hired a very high-profile lawyer after being kicked off campus in the aftermath of the racist-chant video coming to light. The fraternity has engaged the services of Stephen Jones, best known as the lead defense attorney for…

TV Show's White Experts Blame Rap for Fraternity's Racist Chant

By Michael Nam A morning TV show’s white “experts” think rap music is to blame for the racist chants by a University of Oklahoma fraternity. MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski took issue with hip-hop artist Waka Flocka Flame’s telling CNN that the video of University of Oklahoma students performing…

Fraternity Chant Goes Viral in the Worst Way Possible

Update (3/10/2015 1:03 p.m.): President David Boren of the University of Oklahoma announced that two students were identified as leaders in the Sigma Alpha Epsilon racist chantingvideo. The students were expelled according to Boren stating “that there is zero tolerance for this kind of threatening racist behavior” at the school….