One Maryland Blog

December 27, 2008

Cystic Fibrosis Charity Cancelled Because It Affects White Males

Filed under: Uncategorized — mdstate @ 1:50 pm

A student association at Carleton University has decided to cancel its annual Shinerama campaign benefiting cystic fibrosis according to the belief the disease only affects white people, who are mostly male.

The school’s student council made the move after passing a motion stating: “Whereas cystic fibrosis has been recently revealed to only affect white people, and primarily men, be it resolved that: CUSA discontinue its support of this campaign.”

Full article here


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