"There were too many examples of discrimination or extreme cultural insensitivity toward these citizens brought to the committee's attention during many interviews and public hearings," said Grant, a former state health commissioner.
Mom angered by school's reaction to racial comment
He told police about four other girls began chanting "Woo! Woo! Woo!" reports said. The 16-year-old said the substitute teacher did nothing.
"I was humiliated, angry," he said.