Just as the world isn’t black and white, neither is the United States anymore.
One person at the event referred to the secession movement as a sort of “White Zionism”, comparing it to the forces that created Israel.
People are right to be frustrated about the admissions systems of many elite colleges. But opening a school like VCU, marketed for “rejects”, does not seem to be the most wisest way to do it.
Haitians can’t be exotic. Haitians are Black.
Those childhood stereotypes can have long-term ramifications; women with Bachelor’s degrees far outnumber men with the same degree, and an estimated 57 percent of college students this year will be women.
Removing “Beloved” from the AP Literature curriculum would be a mistake.