Who dares say now America is past racism? It’s alive, well and thriving. It’s never been gone …..
The University of Missouri is currently a hotbed of racial tension, and it has quickly escalated. Recently, the school’s president, Tim Wolfe, resigned over accusations of racism and months of demonstrations, culminating in a boycott threat from the University’s black football players. This recent incident at a Mizzou homecoming parade illustrates perfectly why Tim Wolfe needed to be removed. From the Huffington Post:
On Oct. 10, a group of black students interrupted the Mizzou homecoming parade. Wearing T-shirts that read “1839 Was Built On My B(l)ack,” referring to Mizzou’s founding and slave labor, the students stopped right in front of the convertible that Wolfe was traveling in as he waved to parade watchers. The students took out a megaphone and one by one began speaking about incidents of systemic and anecdotal racism from the founding year 1839 through 2015.
A crowd of mostly white people watching the…
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