By Brittany Slaughter | 29 April 2019
- Trinity College Professor Johnny Eric Williams tweeted that “whiteness is terrorism.”
- The professor was previously placed on leave after making incendiary remarks on social media.
CAMPUS REFORM — A Trinity College professor is in hot water after tweeting “whiteness is terrorism.”
Professor of Sociology Johnny Eric Williams followed that tweet with another saying, “all self-identified white people (no exceptions) are invested in and collude with systematic white racism/white supremacy.”
The professor has since made his account private but the tweets can be seen on The Hartford Courant.
Williams also called out former President and First Lady Barack and Michelle Obama. According to the Hartford Courant, he said, “I’m referring to [Turning Point USA leader Candace Owens’] other and less brazen but more insidious dangerous ‘white’ kneegrows like Barry and Michelle Obama and many other white kneegrows you encounter daily.” […]