Howard Students Say The School Is Shutting Them Out Of A Jim Comey Lecture


Howard Students Say The School Is Shutting Them Out Of A Jim Comey Lecture

Howard University student activists say they believe they’ve been excluded from a lecture series with former FBI Director James Comey that begins Wednesday.In a statement, HU Resist said that the school’s administration “has done everything in its power” to ensure that students are “unable to challenge” Comey.Students protested Comey’s convocation speech at the school earlier this year, with activists contending that his FBI background makes him antithetical to the social justice movements championed by young black activists and Howard itself. The protest made national headlines and now the students claim Howard is going the extra …

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