The video, about 30 seconds long, shows and individual lightly hitting another person with a belt. At least one person is heard saying, "Pick my cotton, b ****." As the group laughs, the phrase is repeated several times. A male voice is heard saying, "You are not using the right words," and then someone uses the n-word.
" TKE will not tolerate any actions such as these that would be defined as racist, discriminatory and / or offensive. "
The organization said the incident did not take place on the fraternity chapter's premises. The four people in the video have been expelled from the fraternity chapter, according to TKE, which also confirmed the chapter was temporarily suspended.
In a reply to the Student Government Association, it said condemned racism "in the strongest terms. "
The video is just the latest incident of a fraternity using racial slurs or other inappropriate language in recent years.