Racial images spark outrage on campus

By: Jessica Griggs ~Editor-in-Chief~ Students and administration have expressed outrage over recent racist images that have surfaced in the Xavier community. Two images went viral Oct. 24 and 25 that appear to many to depict graphic examples of racism. One of the images was posted on Snapchat by a White first-year student. The photo appears to show the student applying blackface, and is captioned “Who needs white when black lives matter.” The other was a photo taken of a dorm room window in which a skeleton is visible wearing a dashiki, a garment native to West Africa, and appears to … Continue reading Racial images spark outrage on campus