Columbia University suspends wrestling team over 'lewd texts'
Columbia University has suspended the men's wrestling team after lewd text messages allegedly sent by several of its team members surfaced.
The messages labelled "racist, misogynistic and homophobic" were posted in a chat app and revealed on Bwog, a student-run blog.
A statement from the university described the messages as "appalling".
The university has been at the centre of a debate on how colleges handle sexually aggressive behaviour.
"Seeing that dialogue happening behind closed doors with our classmates and our peers was very, very shocking," Claire Fry,... read more
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