Racism

Read: Study from 10 Years Ago Found Racial Disparity in Security Calls at Seattle Children’s Hospital

Study from 10 Years Ago Found Racial Disparity in Security Calls at Seattle Children’s Hospital

The report found that calls for security at Seattle Children’s Hospital on black patients occurred twice as often as on white patients, but the hospital is only now doing something about it.

Read: Cornell Faculty Approves Resolution to Remove Race from Crime Alerts

Cornell Faculty Approves Resolution to Remove Race from Crime Alerts

The Faculty Senate’s resolution maintains including race in crime alerts contributes to the disproportionately violent policing of Black people.

Read: UC Riverside Campus Safety Task Force Releases Police Reform Recommendations

UC Riverside Campus Safety Task Force Releases Police Reform Recommendations

After the task force’s findings were released, Chancellor Kim A. Wilcox announced an immediate hiring freeze on all UCPD officers.

Read: OSU Basketball Player Receives Threats, Racial Insults after Upset Loss

OSU Basketball Player Receives Threats, Racial Insults after Upset Loss

The threats and insults prompted OSU officials to contact law enforcement.

Read: Report: Racially Motivated Extremists Pose Most Deadly Domestic Threat

Report: Racially Motivated Extremists Pose Most Deadly Domestic Threat

New reports also found a significant increase in white supremacist propaganda and anti-Asian hate crimes in 2020.

Read: Opinion: Knee-Jerk Removal of Police from Schools Might Not Make Students Safer

Opinion: Knee-Jerk Removal of Police from Schools Might Not Make Students Safer

Any change to the deployment of campus police should be thoughtfully considered and carefully monitored by law enforcement, school staff and parents.

Read: Former AG Releases Final Report on Syracuse University Police

Former AG Releases Final Report on Syracuse University Police

The report, released by Former Attorney General Loretta Lynch, outlines 23 recommendations for improving campus police.

Read: ACLU, Over 150 Civil Rights Orgs Urge President Biden to End Federal Funding for Police in Schools

ACLU, Over 150 Civil Rights Orgs Urge President Biden to End Federal Funding for Police in Schools

The letter urging the end of federal funding for school police comes ahead of the White House submitting its FY 2022 budget.

Read: Racist ‘Zoom Bombings’ Interrupt University of Wyoming Black History Month Event

Racist ‘Zoom Bombings’ Interrupt University of Wyoming Black History Month Event

Similar types of racist attacks have happened during online diversity events across the country recently.

Read: Penn State Police Investigate 2 ‘Zoom Bombings’

Penn State Police Investigate 2 ‘Zoom Bombings’

Campus officials say the attacks were racially motivated and follow a previous incident involving 51 Zoom bombers who uttered racist and homophobic slurs.

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