Georgia Colleges Still Segregated, NA...

Georgia Colleges Still Segregated, NAACP Says

There are 11 comments on the University Business story from Apr 14, 2010, titled Georgia Colleges Still Segregated, NAACP Says. In it, University Business reports that:

The NAACP claims Georgia continues to have a two-track system of higher education, one for white students and a lesser one for blacks.

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Since: Apr 07

Tallahassee, FL

#1 Apr 14, 2010
This article doesn't provide a lot of information. At least, not enough to provide an informed opinion. I'm curious what documentation/evidence this litigious organization has.

How are funds distributed among the state and what's the deficiency amount between the "black" colleges and the "white" ones? What are administrators spending state funds on at each school? If the "white" colleges aren't being accused of admission discrimination, only that the "black" colleges have an unfair disadvantage due to lack of funds, why aren't more blacks enrolled at the "white" university? Do they not apply to the "white" college? Are individuals choosing to go to the "disadvantaged black" college?

Since: Jan 07

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#2 Apr 14, 2010
On April 7, 2003, the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools voted to uphold the decision to rescind the accreditation of Morris Brown College. Because of this decision, the present task at hand must be to raise the funds that are necessary to ensure the longevity of the institution.
Boss

Dearborn, MI

#3 Apr 14, 2010
Good!

“Got melanin?”

Since: Mar 10

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#4 Apr 14, 2010
It's just that more blacks are currently incarcerated than in college. That's what makes colleges seem segregated.

Since: Dec 09

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#5 Apr 14, 2010
The problem is a lot of blacks go to HBCU or community colleges instead of flagship universities that are predominately white. University of Georgia or other flagship universities are going to get more funds than other schools.
Roofis wit da gold toofis

Polk City, FL

#6 Apr 14, 2010
Tyrone_Yo wrote:
It's just that more blacks are currently incarcerated than in college. That's what makes colleges seem segregated.
Maybees wees shud gets a daploma whens wees releesed.

Since: Dec 09

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#7 Apr 14, 2010
Tyrone_Yo wrote:
It's just that more blacks are currently incarcerated than in college. That's what makes colleges seem segregated.
The average age for a black person in college is 25, while the typical college student is between 18-24, so that's really inaccurate.

“Got melanin?”

Since: Mar 10

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#8 Apr 14, 2010
Roofis wit da gold toofis wrote:
<quoted text> Maybees wees shud gets a daploma whens wees releesed.
Why do dat when we can go back to a life of crime in de hood?!
born haitian

Avalon, NJ

#9 Apr 15, 2010
Sometimes i wonder if black southerners are numb to the racism that goes on.

Since: Jan 07

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#10 Apr 15, 2010






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Boogie Beater

East Stroudsburg, PA

#11 Apr 15, 2010
You would never guess it, but not eveyone loves chiggers. Some of us prefer decent people who live clean, lawful, productive lives. We like kids who know who their daddy is, who grow up without knocking up two or three girls and who don't sell drugs. You see? We like whites not kneegers.

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