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Parents outraged as New Orleans votes to become the first major city in America with an all charter school system
Senate passes the First Step Act with notable bipartisan support. What comes next?
Betsy DeVos to roll back school racial discrimination rules enacted by the Obama administration
Muslim school speech pathologist fired over refusing to agree to pro-Israel pledge
Tennessee Governor will give answer on Cyntoia Brown’s clemency before he leaves office
Google CEO finally grilled by Congress over data & censorship, but conservatives try to make it all about them
U.S. Supreme Court secures a surprise win for Planned Parenthood… for now
A Black woman-led Philly non-profit hopes to revolutionize how we teach sex ed to girls
New Muslim congresswoman Rashida Tlaib will lead a first congressional delegation to Israeli-occupied West Bank
CNN fires Marc Lamont Hill for advocating for Palestinian freedom
Trump admin is sticking to their absurd story that their own frightening climate change report is wrong
Chickenpox outbreak at North Carolina school where many parents opted out of vaccines is state’s worst in 20 years
ICE and the DEA are paying for hidden streetlight cameras to be watch you all across the country
The CDC predicts Congo’s Ebola outbreak may not be able to be contained
Google employees stage mass walkout over sexual harassment and other workplace issues
Texas voting machine errors and draconian voter registration laws combine to spur voter disenfranchisement in the state
Being a Black teacher is not enough for Black children
Florida International University right wing student group under fire over racist messages and rape jokes
Canada becomes second country to legalize marijuana, and also creates pathway to pardon past drug offenders
As Facebook is sued over inflated video metrics, shareholders call on Mark Zuckerberg to resign
The ACLU is fighting against ‘predictive crime algorithms’ in court
After exploiting her for research, Johns Hopkins University to name building after Henrietta Lacks
Major Jewish charity stops funding website targeting pro-Palestinian activists after donation revealed
New study shows how student loan debt worsens economic inequality for Black people
#MeToo era sees surge in colleges tackling toxic masculinity on campus
Ontario Judge gives light sentence to Black offender citing systemic racism
Professor attacked for refusing to write a recommendation for student to study in Israel citing BDS
More role models for Black boys in school won’t fix anything if we continue to overlook Black girls
Study shows Black student activists are penalized by white college admissions counselors
Why Black children must see themselves in the classroom.
‘Queen & Slim’ and what I (don’t) want from Black love stories
Older siblings pay an unfair cost in poor Black families
Black people self harm, too
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