Skip to comments.Yale removes white menís portraits from hall to promote diversity Ė then says itís temporary
Posted on 11/10/2017 3:44:16 PM PST by ForYourChildren
Official says his email was ‘misrepresented,’ but it’s rather vague
Yale University is trying to explain its intentions when it took down portraits of white men who served as head of a residential college ahead of a Halloween party.
Stephen Davis, the current head of Pierson College, claims that an email he sent to students last week has been “misrepresented” as saying the white men’s portraits would not be put back up in the dining hall.
Davis ignored two separate requests this week to provide the email he sent students before giving The College Fix a copy of the message after this article was published.
The Yale Daily News has also not answered a Fix query on whether its Monday report was incorrect or whether Davis asked “the nation’s oldest college daily newspaper” to subtly change its reporting in an article Wednesday.
‘Abundance of images of white men around campus’
The implication of Monday’s report by the News was that the white men’s portraits were being removed permanently from Pierson’s dining hall because they weren’t diverse enough.
They were taken down “in preparation for” Pierson’s annual Halloween party, known as Inferno, but Davis only told students Nov. 1 that unlike previous years, they “will not be remounted,” the News said, paraphrasing the Davis email.
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White people should stay away from Yale ,they’ll take your money and then Stab you in the back
They will gladly take Whitey’s money and then trash him.
This is a serious mental illness, but certain elements in our society are rewarding it.
Don’t see too many pale-faces.
Gee, what did white men ever do for this country?
Next is: Removing the Abundance of white men around campus... around the cities... around the nation...
Wow. Google is so honestly diverse. Lol
Somehow, I doubt that Yale or any other universities will be refusing to accept any donations from white men “in the name of diversity”.
And you wonder why black students are not seen as being people who earned their way into schools like Yale and Harvard?
Noway these schools are accepting black students on merit when they promote such racial politics.
Shades of Pol Pot?
Have you seen Mt. Rushmore recently.
And I doubt they’ll be firing all the white men who keep the finances, physical plant, and other logistics of Yale functioning.
SJWs are pushing the envelope of stupidity.
To promote diversity for the sake of diversity is racism.
It is basically treating a person of a particular skin tone differently because of it.
Stephen Davis: Women’s Liberation Theology and other trendy issues.
Stephen Davis is Professor of Religious Studies, specializing in the history of ancient and medieval Christianity, with a special focus on the eastern Mediterranean and the Near East. In 2013, he was appointed Master of Pierson College, one of the twelve residential colleges at Yale.
Prior to coming to Yale in 2002, Davis lived in Egypt for four years, where he was professor and academic dean at an Arabic-language theological college in Cairo. His areas of teaching and research at Yale include the study of women and gender, pilgrimage and the cult of the saints, the history of biblical interpretation and canon formation, Egyptian Christianity, Arabic Christianity and its relation to Islam, early Christian art and material culture, and the application of anthropological, sociological, and literary methods in the study of historical texts.
Let’s see...no portraits of white men=no diversity...
do I have that right ???
wouldn’t ALL races etc have to be represented for diversity etc ???
Why not photoshop the portraits and make them all black?
They can photoshop history and punish the deniers who don’t play along.
Now they have to remove white men to make it diverse?
Did you see that little sleight of hand there? Barely noticeable. Just slipped the white guys right on out of there.
Where's the "diversity" if there are no white men on the walls?
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