Defensive lineman Chad Washington was arraigned Wednesday on a charge of aggravated harassment in the second degree stemming from an incident that occurred on campus early Sunday morning. Washington is accused of getting into a physical confrontation with an Asian student and using several anti-Asian slurs.
and, please. your excuse should not be “my bf is Latino so i can use racist slurs”.
I wouldn’t take back anything that I’ve gone through/
I pray for strength for anything that I’m gonna do/
Whether joy, or it’s pain, I’m still okay/
I’m a be alright cause I’m not afraid
But the fact of slavery refuses to fade, along with the deeply embedded personal attitudes and public policy assumptions that supported it for so long. Indeed, the racism that made slavery feasible is far from dead in the last decade of twentieth century America; and the civil rights gains, so hard won, are being steadily eroded…What we designate as “racial progress” is not a solution to that problem. It is a regeneration of the problem in a particularly perverse form.
Youth advocates and judges say more children are being sent into the criminal justice system for acts like scuffles and truancy that are better handled in the principal’s office.
Associate professor David Leonard is Warner’s supervisor at the Department of Critical Culture, Gender and Race Studies in Wilson Hall. Leonard believes alcohol and party culture is a national issue, but this incident is an extreme manifestation bringing to light more issues on campus.