Movement for Black Lives Policy Agenda Includes Halting Charter Schools

(Photo: Flickr, Creative Commons) A coalition of more than 50 black-led organizations known collectively as the Movement for Black Lives has released a policy platform on a variety of topics, from prisons and police to economic justice, as well as education. Aligned with the Black Lives Matter movement, the coalition is pushing for a constitutional More...

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By Admin On Thursday, August 17th, 2017
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Rainbow Nooses on Austin Peay Campus Spark Outrage

(Photo: NAACP Of APSU) Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, Tennessee has launched an investigation after six nooses were discovered hung on a campus tree as part of an art project. On Monday, several More...

By Admin On Thursday, August 17th, 2017
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Boston Latin Headmaster Resigns Amid Race Incident Investigations

(Photo: Boston Latin School) The headmaster of Boston Latin School has announced plans to resign after nine years leading the oldest school in America amid controversy surrounding racially charged incidents on More...

By Admin On Tuesday, August 8th, 2017
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Sit-In at Duke University Protests Handling of Admin’s Alleged Racism

(Photo: Creative Commons) Nine students at Duke University are occupying an administrative building on campus, demanding the resignation of three senior university officials in an effort to stand up against institutional More...

By Admin On Monday, August 7th, 2017
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Department of Justice Shuts Down Free Berkeley Courses

(Photo: Pexels, Creative Commons) The US Department of Justice has found the University of California at Berkeley to be in violation of the Americans with Disabilities Act, stating that the school has not made More...

By Admin On Sunday, August 6th, 2017
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Virginia School Asks Supreme Court to Intervene on Bathrooms

(Photo: Flickr, Creative Commons) The Gloucester County, Virginia school board has requested that the Supreme Court find that the US Department of Education does not have the authority to mandate that public More...

By Admin On Thursday, August 3rd, 2017
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Student Gov’t Sanctions Leader Who Posted ‘AllLivesMatter’

(Photo: David Goldman, AP) The vice president of the Student Government Association at the University of Houston has received a punishment from the student senate for her Facebook post criticizing the Black Lives More...

By Admin On Thursday, August 3rd, 2017
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Trump Supporter Attacks Two College Students in Kansas

(Photo: Michael Vadon, Creative Commons) An alleged supporter of Donald Trump reportedly verbally and physically attacked two university students in Kansas while at a local gas station. The two students, one Muslim More...

By Admin On Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017
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Racist Harassment Riles American University Students

(Photo: Wikimedia, Creative Commons) Students at American University are up in arms over what they are calling an inadequate response by the school to racially-charged incidents that recently occurred on campus. One More...

By Admin On Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017
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To Fight Racism, We Need More Champions

(Photo: Pexels, Creative Commons) By Rep. Joe Pitts, JC Bowman Like most Americans, we have been bothered by the news in recent days. And as we have struggled to understand the racial issues that continue to confront More...