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USA – Underfunding HBCUs leads to an underrepresentation of Black faculty (Brookings)

Kristen BroadyAndre M. Perry, and Carl Romer write: This May, the University of North Carolina’s Board of Trustees denied a tenure position to Nikole Hannah-Jones, a Pulitzer-Prize-winning journalist and creator of The New York Times’ 1619 Project. Hannah-Jones had become the target of bigoted, conservative angst for the 1619 Project, which recast the role of slavery and its consequences for Black Americans as a central piece of the nation’s founding

go to Brookings: Underfunding HBCUs leads to an underrepresentation of Black faculty (brookings.edu)