Black Students United Calls for Cancelation of Blackout Protest

Jordan Harrison, The Tab, November 12, 2015

The Cornell chapter of Black Students United has called for the cancelation of the #ConcernedStudent2015 protest due to the “lack of people of color” involved.

In a message on Facebook this morning, the multicultural organization said they appreciated the “solidarity and interest of our allies across campus” but wanted the demo to be called off.

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The protest’s Facebook event describes itself as a “powerful stance against racism and intolerance.”

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