The new plan was created after a Black sorority was targeted with bananas in nooses.

Ten Confederate flag posters with cotton stalks attached were discovered at several locations on American University's campus.


Lonnie Bunch III, founding director of the National Museum of African American History & Culture, said the incident is a stark reminder of why "our work is so important."

The recent incidents of racism on the campus of Washington’s American University have culminated into a White supremacist leader calling for the harassment of the school’s first Black student president, Taylor Dumpson. Current AU professor and former President Barack Obama staffer David Johns spoke with Roland Martin on NewsOne Now in what the university is doing […]

This racist act comes on the heels of the first Black woman, an AKA member, elected student government president.

Hundreds of American University students protested campus racism. Bananas were thrown at two Black students in the latest incident.