Montel Williams: Suspension of White Student Who Said Black Women Matter, They’re Just Not Hot is Outrageous

December 18, 2015

By Brande Victorian at Madame Noire

One of the positive outcomes of #BlackLivesMatter and even Black Twitter’s social media momentum is that employers and universities are no longer taking chances when it comes to behaviors that might be seen as even borderline racist. Montel Williams would argue that’s also one of the negative consequences of the movement. Two days ago, the former talk show host took to Facebook to defend Thaddeus Pryor, a white male student at Colorado College who was suspended by his school for 21 months after responding to a Yik Yak post that said “#blackwomenmatter,” with, “They matter, they’re just not hot...

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