• Florida A&M Students Sue State, Alleging Decades Of HBCU Underfunding And Discrimination

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    Jeff Greenberg/Getty Images By Melissa Noel · Updated September 26, 2022 Students at Florida A&M University are suing the state's university system, alleging that the public Historically Black University is underfunded and subject to discriminatory practices. According to the Associated Press, The federal lawsuit filed in Tallahassee last Thursday claims the state is violating the Civil Rights Act of 1964 by engaging “in a pattern and practice of intentional discrimination... by maintaining a segregated system of higher education.” The class action lawsuit alleges that the state takes...
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