Nikole Hannah-Jones - an old and too familiar story

Nikole Hannah-Jones, seen here in 2016, will join the faculty of Howard University. Evan Agostini/Invision/AP

After a long weekend in Mississippi, I arrived home Monday to find the saga over investigative journalist Nikole

Hannah-Jones’s tenure at the University of North Carolina finally over.

Instead of remaining at her alma mater, she will take a tenured position at Howard University, a historically Black university in Washington, D.C.