Category - college
morehouse college was founded in 1867 with the sole mission of educating black men. Today, it is still the only institution of higher education with such a purpose. Thousands of students have matriculated through the college over the years, entering as men of morehouse and graduating as morehouse men. Morehouse has unquestionably produced a pantheon of noted black men. Howeverin its development of a strong, black, elite brotherhoodnowhere in its history were gay, and bisexual men included. And now, more than a century later, gay and bisexual morehouse men are still struggling to be accepted. I watched gay men toy with the idea of presenting their full selves to their critical peers, often deciding against it for fear of a backlash. morehouse college, an all-male, historically black school in atlanta, said it would open its enrollment to transgender men, a shift that comes as protections. In this friday, april 12, 2019 photo, people enter the campus of morehouse college in atlanta. The countrys only all-male historically black college will begin admitting transgender men next year. The gay students at morehouse college today have never heard of keiron williams. And like most subversive histories, much of it has been buried, lost, distorted, or forgotten.