*The Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) are necessary institutions, but according to the state of Maryland they have lost their relevance now that other institutions or Traditionally White Institutions (TWIs) offer the same programs and more.

But, HBCUs want the chance to prove in court that the money that was supposed to be spent on HBCUs was stolen from them and given to the other universities. And by doing this, the HBCUs have become less attractive for everyone. (more…)