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California State University, LA "segregated" housing triggers debate

Posted at 8:30 PM, Sep 07, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-07 23:48:27-04

California State University,  Los Angeles announced housing that some said allowed for the segregation of African American students, KABC-TV reported.

The housing, called the Halisi Scholars Black Living-Learning Center, can hold 24 of the nearly 1,000 students on campus. The housing has caused national debate with civil rights activists.

CSULA referred to the dorm ad a “themed living community”.