Jun 21, 2017
Decades after the Civil Rights Movement opened doors for minority students, too many of these students remain stuck in a dysfunctional education system.Proceed to the page: http://linkis.com/Ayo4JQE
The longtime education leader says public schools must serve the needs of parents and students as the Trump administration focuses on school choice.
The appointment of Betsy DeVos as US Secretary of Education has put our public school system in the crosshairs. We know her real agenda– the destruction of our public school system, which she referred to as “a dead end.” DeVos and her allies have worked for decades pushing charters, vouchers and...
In August, the Washington D.C. Public School System opened Ron Brown College Preparatory High School, a 100-student all-boys school, specifically aimed to help black and Latino students with academic achievement as part of a tax-funded “Empowering Males of Color” initiative. The school system will...
Source: NWLC calculations of U.S. Department of Education, Office of Civil Rights, Civil Rights Data Collection (CRDC), 2013-14 Public Use Data File available at http://ocrdata.ed.gov. CRDC Public Use Data file contains rounded or suppressed data to protect the identity of individuals and to...
In Georgia, some undocumented students are turning to civil rights-era leaders to fight for education rights. They say restrictions they face now still smack of Jim Crow. Not everyone agrees.
President Jacob Zuma has announced that government will subsidise free higher education for poor and working class students.
This week, the watchdog agency for the Department of Homeland Security issued a damning new report examining Immigration and Custom Enforcement’s operation of five immigration jails across the country. The Office of the Inspector General concluded that the serious problems it found “undermine the...
Exclusive: Raytheon's Riot program mines social network data like a 'Google for spies', drawing ire from civil rights groups
The November jobs report shows across-the-board improvements from the Obama years, except among teens.
Until our immigration laws are enforced and the number of illegal aliens here declines, Congress has no business considering any DACA-type bill.
The film's title, “33 Minutes,” refers to the maximum amount of time the government would have to respond to an incoming intercontinental ballistic missile.
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The actress found a photo of the former wrestler and his baby girl and it blew her mind just as much as it did ours.
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