Historically Black University Cancels Sen. John Cornyn’s Speech After Outcry
|05/12/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
A Houston university has canceled an upcoming commencement speech by Sen. John Cornyn (R-Texas), days after protesters booed Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos at another historically black university’s graduation.
More than 800 people signed a petition to protest Texas Southern University’s decision to invite Cornyn, the Senate’s second-ranking Republican, to speak at its Saturday commencement ceremony. On Friday, the Houston Chronicle reported that the read more >>>