Ohio Teen Banned from Prom After Racist Promposal Sign Goes Viral

Maria Perez
May 8, 2019 - 5:00
Ohio Teen Banned from Prom After Racist Promposal Sign Goes Viral

An Ohio high school student was banned from prom after a photo of his racist prom proposal sign went viral. The photo shows the unidentified student standing next to a girl with a “promposal” poster that read, “If I was Black I'd be picking cotton, but I'm white so I'm picking U for prom!" Clear Fork Valley Local Schools Superintendent Janice Wyckoff told the Mansfield News Journal that the student lives in the district but...

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