Bates College addresses racial incident with campus reform
June 16, 2017
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Administrators at Bates College are promising to address racial issues following an incident involving black students and security staff.
The Sun Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2tvfqPX ) proposed changes come after a disagreement at a May dance party between black students and security staff led to one male student being restrained. Many black students had complained earlier after a party they attended was shut down for noise while another party attended by white students was ignored.
A probe by private investigators found that security officers didn't discriminate...