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UW Madison Frat Suspended Over Racial Slurs
By Brendan O'Brien, Reuters
The university said the SAE chapter created an environment that breeds discrimination.
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Yale Concludes SAE Fraternity Didn't Have A Racist Halloween Party
Were members aggressive and disrespectful? Yes. But not racist.
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Dartmouth Frat That No Longer Has Pledging Is Being Investigated For Hazing
By HOLLY RAMER, AP
It's same fraternity from the Andrew Lohse allegations from 3 years ago.
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Yale Investigates Claims Of 'White Girls Only' Fraternity Party
A wide range of conflicting claims have surfaced after the Friday night party.
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SAE Chapter Apologizes For 'Rush Boobs' Request
A common fraternity social media campaign backfired at the UCSD campus.
Johns Hopkins University Sued By Parents Of Alleged Frat House Rape Victim
By JULIET LINDERMAN, AP
BALTIMORE (AP) -- The family of a 16-year-old who says she was sexually assaulted at an off-campus fraternity party is suing
SAE Fraternity Hires Woman To Lead Diversity Efforts
By SEAN MURPHY, AP
Sigma Alpha epsilon faced national scrutiny in March when a chapter in Oklahoma was caught signing racist lyrics.
Emails Show How Quickly The Oklahoma SAE Scandal Unfolded
One mother wrote to the university administration on March 11: Thirty minutes later, the university's Interfraternity Council
Stanford University Frat House Tagged With Swastikas
Stanford police are on the hunt for vandals who painted swastikas on a Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity house.
Harassment At SAE And Its Fallout: Initiation Ritual Included Slut Shaming
By Yale Daily News, Yale Daily News
For the spring 2014 pledge class, however, the chaplains typed a speech about a different set of characters, who were not
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Duke Investigates Reports Of Student Taunted With Racist SAE Chant
Duke University said it's investigating reports that a black female freshman was harassed by a group of white men who allegedly
SAE Fraternity Members Learned Racist Song At National Leadership Event, University Finds
SAE's national headquarters shut down the University of Oklahoma chapter on March 8, hours after video surfaced showing fraternity
Racist Police, Courts, Fraternities: Who Says We Don't Need Affirmative Action Anymore?
Writer-playwright on politics, culture, and ethical-moral issues
If affirmative action -- or, better, equal opportunity -- is to be reinstated, we need to "build it better," as the new mantra goes. And its practitioners need to keep control of their instrument.
Will Ferrell Says Racist Frat Song 'A Real Argument For Getting Rid' Of Fraternities Altogether
SAE Sets Up Anonymous Hotline To Report Racism By Fraternity Members
"I can promise that just as we did with Oklahoma, if we learn of any discrimination or other unacceptable behavior currently
Dangerous Speech is Not Free Speech or Even Hate Speech
Barrett Holmes Pitner
As a society we must become more aware of the dangers that certain speech presents, and for the safety and well being of black Americans and other vulnerable citizens, we must explore more robust ways for distinguishing and punishing people for dangerous speech.
In a City of 'Good People,' How Can 'Selma' Happen?
President & CEO, PurpleAmerica.us
We often portray life within these moralistic extremes -- good people versus bad people, instead of people who do good things or people who do bad things.
Trinidad James Dismisses SAE Fraternity, Discusses His Usage Of The N-Word (VIDEO)
“People came up using the word in the wrong way, we came up using the word as, ‘How you doing, my nigga,’" James said. "And
Americans Think Closing SAE Frat Over Racist Song Was The Right Call
Most Americans think the University of Oklahoma was right to shut down its chapter of Sigma Alpha Epsilon and expel two of
Pay Attention Queens: Why the Oklahoma Fraternity Fiasco Should Matter to Us
J Nelson Aviance
Opera singer, author and PhD student in musicology/cultural st...
It seems clear to me that here we have an example of the kind of institution that excludes us. We can see the mechanisms of exclusion and the culture from which they stem. We see that we are not the only ones excluded and should speak up for each other.
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