Race Matters: Texas Young Conservatives Under Fire For Hosting “Affirmative Action Bake Sale”

- By Bossip Staff

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Texas Young Conservatives Host Affirmative Action Bake Sale

A University of Texas chapter of The Young Conservatives faced major backlash this week for hosting a racist “Affirmative Action Bake Sale.” The mostly white club encouraged students on the campus to buy cookies and discuss the policy of Affirmative Action.

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The prices for the baked goods were as listed:

Asian male $1.50
Asian female $1.25
White male $1.00
White female $.75
African American male $.50
African American female $.25
Hispanic male $.50
Hispanic female $.25
Native American FREE

Watch a video of the protest held at the University of Texas during the bake sale via The Daily Texan:

Students shouted “check your privilege!” and “racists go home!” at the Young Conservatives after the protest died down. What do you think of the bake sale?

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