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The U.S. embassy in Cairo was ravaged by Egyptian demonstrators who tore down the American flag… Read More

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This Monday morning, 25,000 teachers in Chicago’s public school district officially went on strike. The strike is the first… Read More

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Disappearance of 18-Month-Old Amir Jennings Yet to Grab National Attention

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Despite detectives' pleas to national media, the disappearance of an 18-month-old Black boy with the wide smile has yet to grab… Read More

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With the Chicago teacher's strike in full swing, Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney said that… Read More

Scott Van Duzer, the Obama hugger

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The American education system is at a crossroads. With increasing instructional costs, lagging student performance and decreasing job prospects, never… Read More

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