1619 project creator and NYT journo Nikole Hannah-Jones issued an ultimatum to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, saying through her lawyers that she will not accept a teach position at the university without being granted tenure:

From the letter from her lawyers to the school: “[The trustees] want her to take the job under different and lesser conditions than her white predecessors did”:

They also blamed a “powerful donor” for the move:

This donor just happens to be Walter Hussman and the university named its journalism school after him. He was criticized earlier this year for going on Tucker Carlson’s show:

The school is also facing pressure from students to grant her tenure:

Your move, UNC.