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Berkeley High School students who walked out of class hold a protest in reaction to reports of racist slurs found the day before on a school library computer in Berkeley, Calif., Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015. The message referred to the KKK, using derogatory language related to African Americans and threatening a "public lynching" on Dec. 9. (Laura A. Oda/Oakland Tribune via AP)

Berkeley High students walk out over racist post

*Students at Berkeley High School in Berkeley, Calif. have walked out of class and taken to the streets today to protest racist messages that appeared on one of the school’s library computers. The Berkeley High Black Student Union tweeted out a screenshot of the offensive messages, which read, “KKK Forever Public Lynching December 9th 2015” and … Continue reading Berkeley Students Protest Racist Messages Left on HS Computer (Video) →

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Tom Joyner Foundation announces ‘full ride’ scholarship program for graduating seniors

*Dallas, TX  — The Tom Joyner Foundation® announced the ‘Full Ride’ scholarship program that will cover all the expenses of one student planning to attend a Historically Black College and University (HBCU) in the fall of 2016.“ “The cost of a college education isn’t getting any cheaper,”” said Tom Joyner, chairman of his Foundation and … Continue reading Tom Joyner Foundation Announces ‘Full Ride’ Scholarship Program for Graduating Seniors →