Colorado College Suspends Student For 6 Months Over Yik Yak Post

December 16, 2015

By Tyler Kingkade at Huffington Post

Colorado College, a well-ranked liberal arts school in Colorado Springs, suspended a student for six months over a single anonymous comment he made on Yik Yak.

Thaddeus Pryor, a junior at the college, was removed from campus on Nov. 20 because a remark he made on Yik Yak violated the college's policies against "Abusive Behavior" and "Disruption of College Activities." His offense, which he admitted to, was replying to a post tagged "#blackwomenmatter" with, "They matter, they’re just not hot...

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