SEE THE UPDATED VERSION OF THIS STORY HERE. Washington University and the organization’s national headquarters have suspended all Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity activities following an alleged racially offensive activity involving a large number of pledges Tuesday night. A group of students involved in the pledge process for SAE fraternity reportedly used inflammatory language toward a [...]
NewSouth Books, an independent publishing company, is seeking to tame Mark Twain’s The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by printing new editions of the classic novels omitting the n-word from narration and dialogue. This publishing company plans to substitute “slave” for the n-word, which appears 219 times in Huck Finn.