Daily Egyptian

May 2 Strike Committee: Let’s Stand Against Racism Monday

By Sam Beard, @BeardJournalism

April 27, 2016

Sam Beard, a former Daily Egyptian reporter and media liaison for the committee, relays one final message. The names of committee members have altered in response to pressure from police.How did the May 2 Strike Committee start?T...

Black Affairs Council: We demand more from SIU’s administration after racist video

By SIU's Black Affairs Council

April 25, 2016

SIU community,The Black Affairs Council is grateful for the prompt response of the administration to the "White is Right" video posted this weekend. We further appreciate its determination to take "appropriate action" to hold those...

May 2 Strike Committee: No, we didn’t make that crap

By May 2 Strike Committee, @May2Strike

April 25, 2016

Sam Beard, a former Daily Egyptian reporter, is a supporter of the May 2 Strike Committee and relayed this letter to the editor to the DE. We don't have words strong enough to condemn the racist video that appeared on YouTube, ...

Fraternities, sororities campaign for discrimination awareness

By Diamond Jones, Daily Egyptian

April 22, 2016

SIU's Inter-Greek Council joined the movement toward freedom of speech and expression with the "I Won’t Stand For" campaign to combat racism and other social issues on campus.Greek students who participated Thursday receiv...

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