AP News Guide: A look the University of Missouri's issues (The Associated Press)

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Racially charged incidents at the University of Missouri have led to numerous protests, a hunger strike by a graduate student and at least 30 black football players announcing they are on strike - with all of them calling for the president of the four-campus system to be removed. The treatment of minorities has been the focus at the state system's flagship campus in Columbia, and campus groups, including one called Concerned Student 1950, that have been protesting the way President Tim Wolfe has handled matters of race and discrimination. The football players issued a statement aligning themselves with campus groups, and on Sunday, coach Gary Pinkel expressing solidarity on Twitter by posting a picture of the team and coaches locking arms.

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