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In response to the criticism, interim PCC President Sylvia Kelley wrote a letter to the campus community defending the upcoming event.

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"We view this project as part of a larger national conversation around race and social justice on America’s college campuses. As Oregon’s largest post-secondary educational institution, it is our responsibility to help continue this courageous conversation," she wrote.

Portland Community College enrolled 89,903 students during the 2013–14 school year, 68% of whom were caucasian, according to its website. Will those 60,000 students be able to survive what Fox News has lovably called "white-shaming"? Tune in this April to find out.