The hallways of Harvard Law School are lined with portraits of every tenured professor in the history of the university.
These portraits that normally provide such pride and hope for young African-American students, have been hatefully defaced by a single strip of black tape crossing out the face of each African-American professor shown on the walls.
To this day, the Royall family crest is the seal for Harvard Law School, and their legacy of white supremacy drips from every corner of the campus, like the blood of the 77 enslaved people murdered after a slave revolt on the Royall plantation.
Events like this just further prove that racism is still prevalent in American society, and that we are not ready to move on to a post-racist era. Harvard is one of the nations most prestigious universities, and its history drips with its white supremacist roots. Read more here.