Several police officers were asked to leave a Starbucks coffee shop or at least move out of the line of sight after a customer reportedly complained the officers made them “not feel safe.”
British television network ITV has taken the extraordinary decision to ban all-male comedy writing teams from its shows.
A high school in Northern California — George Washington High School, to be specific — is mulling over a push to remove two 83-year-old murals from its hallways. Critics advocating for their removal say they are offensive to Native Americans and African-Americans. They say the pair of panels “traumatizes students and community members.”
Students at Hofstra University in Long Island, New York, have demanded that the school remove a statue of Thomas Jefferson.
The University of Notre Dame is set to cover a series of historic Christopher Columbus murals prominently displayed in a central building on campus.
One employee stormed out of meeting. Another employee wrote, "It smacks of the 'family values' agenda by the right wing, which is absolutely homophobic by its very definition."
Students at Reed College (OR), are demanding the removal of white and European authors from a mandatory humanities course at the college.
Student activists demanded the girl cast as Esmeralda be removed from the role because she's the "epitome of whiteness."
"We must abolish it; we must destroy it, and that’s going to take a lot of work and effort.”
A NYC math professor wrote an academic paper contending that meritocracy (merit-based education) in math class is a tool of "whiteness".