Students Walk Out to Protest Racial Slur Firing

They protested the firing of a black security guard who was terminated for repeating a racial slur while telling a student not to call him that word.

  • Published 18 October 2019

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Students at a Wisconsin high school skipped class and marched through the streets of the state capital to protest the firing of a black security guard who was terminated for repeating a racial slur while telling a student not to call him that word. Scores of Madison West High School students walked out of class around 10 a.m. to protest the firing. A WISC-TV livestream of the walkout showed what appeared… Read at AP News