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William R. Harvey is the president of Hampton University and Chairman of President Barack Obama's Advisory Board on Historically Black Colleges and Universities. He is the author of the book Principles of Leadership. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author.
(CNN)The marching band of my alma mater, Talladega College, the oldest historically black college in Alabama, accepted an invitation to participate in Donald Trump's inaugural parade. Many people, including some Talladega alumni, are upset.