EMU Students Take Over Football Field For Peaceful Protest After Racist Graffiti Found (Video)
Students at Eastern Michigan University woke up Tuesday morning to find racist graffiti sprayed all over a campus wall.
“The graffiti included “KKK” in red, white and blue in addition to an offensive phrase containing a racial epithet. It was quickly removed upon discovery.”
— The Eastern Echo (@TheEasternEcho) September 20, 2016
On Friday night, during Eastern Michigan’s football game against Wyoming, EMU students & protesters who were angered about the university’s response to racist grafitti gathered all around the field. And as time expired, they all took to the field with their arms linked and marched towards midfield, holding fists in the air.
No justice, no peace”
— Philip Lewis (@Phil_Lewis_) September 24, 2016