Sunday, December 2, 2012
'Jews Need Not Apply': Racist flyers appear under doors at Harvard University.
'Jews Need Not Apply': Racist flyers appear under doors at Harvard University.(DM).Students at Harvard University woke up on Friday to find inflammatory invitations had been pushed under their bedroom doors. A sealed envelope contained a flyer inviting undergraduates to 'Harvard’s Newest Final Club' - one of the university's 14 exclusive single-sex social groups. This new organization claimed to be called the Pigeon - two of the all-male clubs, the Owl and the Phoenix, are named after birds. It proclaimed a motto of 'Inclusion, Diversity, Love'. But each word was footnoted. Inclusion had 'Jews need not apply.' Diversity was 'Seriously, no f******g Jews. Coloreds OK.' Love had 'Rophynol' - a misspelling of the date-rape drug rohypnol. Harvard Dean of Students Evelynn M. Hammonds reacted to the pamphlets by saying: 'I find these flyers offensive. They are not a reflection of the values of our community. Hmmmm.....lol.....Can't even spell 'Rohypnol'. Read the full story here.