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Separate, But Not Equal: In Response to CSU’s ‘Black-Focused’ Housing

The Black Student Union at California State University Los Angeles sent a note to the…

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Report: Trump Kicks Black Students Out of Rally

A group of Black Valdosta State University students were removed from a Donald Trump rally…

Howard Increases Security After Campus Threat

Howard University has increased security on its campus after a violent threat by an anonymous…

Educators Struggle to Find Answers to the Discipline Gap Problem

The discrepancies are particularly egregious in certain parts of the country. As The New York…

Schools in the South Suspend and Expel Black Students Way More Than White Ones

Southern Schools Suspend Black Students Much More Often than White Students

A new study has found that Black students in Southern states get suspended and expelled…

Why Schools Need More Teachers of Color—for White Students

Why Black Teachers Matter

In public schools, where roughly 90 percent of the country’s children are enrolled, the lessons…

The Rise of Homeschooling Among Black Families

More Black Parents Homeschooling Their Children

Marvell is one of an estimated 220,000 African American children currently being homeschooled, according to…

Can ‘Restorative Justice’ Save Black Kids from Suspensions?

President Obama’s recent State of the Union address presented an exciting narrative of American progress, particularly…

Black people’s disdain for “proper English” and academic achievement is a myth.

Is “Talking White” a Thing?

In the last 10 years, however, new research has challenged the “acting White” theory. In…

For Black Kids in America, a Degree Is No Guarantee

Black, Degreed…and Unemployed

Black recent college grads twice as likely to be unemployed as those with the same…