Yale Students March to Protest Racism on Campus

Hundreds of students gathered to draw attention to racial tensions around campus.
1:53 | 11/10/15

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A marks of resilience hundreds of students marched from the African American cultural center. Past and the other cultural centers passed the fraternities. He gathered in the middle. He'll university campus. Making institutions highlighting in this punching multiple didn't let inclusive. Okay. Students safe race tensions have been mounting on campus in the summer there was a push to change the name of the John C Calhoun school. Calhoun defended slavery and white supremacy. And on Halloween a student wrote on FaceBook she was turned away from and Sigma Alpha Epsilon party. As say eat because she was told it was for white girls only the fraternity denies the discrimination. Really what's at question here own. Is that racial climate on campus SC it's just one part of that we can dispute what happened. On that night forever but I think what's important with that there is a consensus that that's not a sixties for us and at the university. Season tickets. And they'd like to see campus wide seemed to its. Getting north of where for ethnic studies getting my faculty of color on camp is getting people of color into the mental health and counseling system. We caught up with the president of the university in the crowds. What are you going to claim Great Lakes and got him. And so I. Had a very powerful meeting where students. On Thursday evening last week about fifty students Madeleine. I talked about. That life experiences. Are experts are helping hold their stories. A hand. I committed. We will work to make this the best yelled. It can be.

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