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The Latest: Faculty ask donor to remove name from school

Sep 22, 2018 - Associated Press

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) -

The Latest on a dispute at the University of Mississippi over a social media post by a donor (all times local):

10:15 p.m.

Journalism faculty members at the University of Mississippi are asking a donor to voluntarily remove his name from the journalism school following a social media post criticized for an "unjustified racial overtone."

In a statement issued late Friday, faculty members asked that within three days Ed Meek request to have his name re...