Tom Russell

  • Minority Issues, Racism, Texas

    UT’s KKK Dorm Name Change Is up to the Board of Regents

    A couple of months ago, we brought you the story of Simkins Residence Hall at the University of Texas. The dorm is named in honor of a former UT law professor — a professor who was a Ku Klux Klan leader and organizer. University officials claim they only became aware of Simkins’s KKK past when […]

    49 Comments / / Jul 12, 2010 at 1:26 PM