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W&M shifting protocols in response to September protest

W&M shifting protocols in response to September protest

 

Staff at the College of William and Mary plan to handle campus events differently after a Sept. 27 student protest resulted in the premature cancellation of a guest speaker.

Students from a Black Lives Matter chapter at the College of William and Mary interrupted Claire Guthrie Gastañaga, executive director of ACLU Virginia, as she began to speak in the Sadler Center.

Sudents stood in front of Gastañaga and chanted, condemning what they perceived as a shameful defense of white supremacy and of the Ku Klux Klan.

Gastañaga left the stage...

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