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University of Alabama president admits: ‘Our Greek system remains segregated’ by race

On Friday, Raw Story reported about the blanket rejection of a “perfect candidate” by the alumnae of the sororities at the University of Alabama because she was black. According to The Crimson White, Sunday night the president of the University of Alabama, Judy Bonner, met individually with advisors from each…

Black recruit with ‘perfect score’ denied entry into segregated University of Alabama sororities

Fifty years after Gov. George Wallace “stood in the schoolhouse door” in an effort to prevent Vivian Malone Jones, Dave McGlathery and James Hood from enrolling in classes at the University of Alabama, The Crimson White reports that the school’s Greek system remains rigidly segregated. “Are we really not going…

Alabama candidate wins by 72 votes after sorority offers voters free drinks

An candidate for the Tuscaloosa City School Board in Alabama has appeared to defeat his opponent by just 72 votes after a sorority got behind him by offering free drinks and limo rides to the polls to encourage people to vote. In all, more than 60 percent of the people…

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