Tag: fraternities

Brock Turner: the All-American rapist who got 6 months

On June 2, Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Aaron Persky sentenced 20-year-old Brock Turner to six months in county jail and three years of probation for three charges of sexual assault after raping a 23-year-old woman at Stanford University on January 18, 2015.   Just in case anyone was wondering #brockturner #brockturnerisarapist https://t.co/Z7IFCVbSKC pic.twitter.com/G9dBC2c388… Read More

MSNBC blames rap & TV show “Empire” for racist SAE video, #RapAlbumsThatCausedSlavery trends on Twitter

As it turns out, rap music is to blame for racism at the University of Oklahoma.   On Wednesday morning, MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” hosts Mika Brzezinski and Joe Scarborough reported that rap music, like those from rappers Waka Flocka Flame and Jay Z, as well as TV shows like “Empire,” are to blame for the… Read More

Sigma Alpha Epsilon chapter at University of Oklahoma closes after racist video goes viral


Today, the 159th anniversary of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon (SAE) fraternity’s inception, the University of Oklahoma shut the doors to the chapter’s fraternity house permanently. After a nine second video of collegiates in tuxedos singing a racist chant on a bus leaked to YouTube on Sunday night, it quickly went viral over various social networks.… Read More