(Campus Reform) The Dartmouth College chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) harshly criticized a "Bloods and Crips" themed-party, despite apologies from the sorority and fraternity that hosted the event earlier this summer.
A fraternity and sorority at Dartmouth College have come under fire for hosting a Bloods-Crips themed party.
The strongly worded letter, penned by the NAACP chapter on campus, and signed by the Afro-American Society and the Dartmouth Chapter of the and Women of Color Collective, accuses the mostly white students of hosting a "racist" event thinly veiled by the South Los Angeles gangland theme.
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"Our peers mingled for hours while dressed as bloods or Crips while using racialized language," accused the letter, circulated on campus. "It then turned into a ‘ghetto party’ with racialized language, speech and dress. Over 200 individuals attended this racist and classist event."