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Three ASU Players named to Player of the Year Watch List

ATLANTA, Ga. | The Black College Football Hall of Dame (BCFHOF) announced the 2021 Watch List for the Black College Player of the Year presented annually to the most outstanding football player from a Historically Black College & University. Four finalists will be unveiled on November 30, 2021, with the winner of the Black College Football Player of the Year…

White Professor Files Discrimination Lawsuit Against Historically Black College

A white professor at historically black Tuskegee University says he’s suing the school, claiming he’s been denied the salary he deserves because of discrimination. Physics professor Marshall Burns says he hasn’t considered leaving Tuskegee because he loves teaching students. He says he gets an associate professor’s salary despite being a full professor since 1980. He says he’s asked for a…

Confederate Flag Planned Across From ASU

The newspaper in Tallassee reports a Neo-Confederate group in that city is planning to install a flagpole and Confederate flag along I-85 in Montgomery. The flag would be installed across from Alabama State University, a historically black university. The Tallassee Tribune reports the pole would be as high as 50 feet—and was donated by a Montgomery doctor who wants to remain…