King’s College London’s student newspaper Roar! reports on a student comedian who was bundled off stage by security after repeatedly using the ‘N word’ at a students union event:
Drama ensued on Tuesday evening at the KCLSU awards in Tutu’s after a member of KCL comedy society was escorted off stage by two security guards.
The student, who was asked by KCLSU to perform at the awards, was removed half way into his act for repeated use of the N-word. KCLSU President Hannah Barlow acted to get security involved after the crowd expressed their displeasure at the repeated ‘joke’.
Concerns have been raised that no one vetted the performance before it was made to students, alumni, senior College staff, members of the KCLSU Trustee Board, and other external guests.
KCLSU has began a formal investigation into what happened, and Roar! sources say that the student himself will be called into the Union to account for his actions…
Full story here.