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What Public School Students Are Allowed To Say on Social Media May Be About to Change
  • 26 February 2021
A Supreme Court decision may provide some clarity on the issue.
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4 Ways to Protect Yourself from Disinformation
  • 26 February 2020
Even the most well-intentioned news consumers can find today’s avalanche of political information difficult to...
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Building a Digital Archive for Decaying Paper Documents, Preserving Centuries of Records about Enslaved People
  • 6 January 2020
Institutional neglect can transform precious records into moldy rubbish.
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Celebrity College-Admissions Scam Draws Comparisons to Cases of African-American Moms Sent to Prison
  • 23 April 2019
"I was a first-time offender, too. A lie is a lie."
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Texas Board of Education Votes to Remove Hillary Clinton from Social Studies Curriculum
  • 15 September 2018
The Texas education board approved dropping figures such as Hillary Clinton and Helen Keller from...
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Arkansas Teen Confirms Mother’s Account of School ‘Paddling’ After Gun Protest
  • 16 March 2018
Wylie Greer said he and two other students received "swats" after taking part in the...
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Idaho Teacher Investigated for Alleged Animal Mistreatment During Class
  • 13 March 2018
A junior high instructor was accused of feeding a puppy to a snapping turtle in...
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Teacher Accused of Espousing White Nationalist Views Says It Was ‘Satire’
  • 8 March 2018
Suspended Florida middle school teacher Dayanna Volitich insists that the racially charged messages she posted...
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School Apologizes for Photograph Appearing to Show Black Slave Girl on Leashes
  • 19 October 2017
The photograph showed two white children who were holding what appeared to be leashes attached...
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UC Berkeley Sued By Student Group Over Canceled Ann Coulter Speech
  • 21 April 2017
Organizers demanded that the right-wing author's appearance be rescheduled outside of "dead week" on campus.
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Federal Judge Approves $25 Million Settlement In Trump University Lawsuits
  • 31 March 2017
Judge Gonzalo Curiel said the "extraordinary" settlement would allow former students to recover most of...
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‘Professor Watchlist’ Monitors ‘Anti-American,’ ‘Leftist’ Educators
  • 22 November 2016
Conservative group Turning Point USA created the web site 'Professor Watchlist' to draw attention to...
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