Students' Video Sparks Conversation About Hurtful StereotypesA painful student video about stereotypes and prejudice at a suburban Washington high school has opened the door for conversation and change.
US Schools Become Minority MajorityThe US is poised to begin a new era; the overall number of Latino, African-American and Asian students in public schools is expected to surpass the number of non-Hispanic whites.
Banning Suspension Of Pre-K ChildrenResearch shows that 3 and 4-year-olds aren't able to connect their misbehavior with punishment and expulsion can begin a downward cycle.
Hispanics Seem Forgotten In Civil Rights HistoryAn interesting and provocative piece appeared as a Commentary in <em>Education Week</em> by Nicholas Dauphine, a senior in high school in San Antonio, Texas.
Latinos Most Segregated Population In USFindings from the Civil Rights Project at the University of California reveal that Latinos are the fastest growing and the most segregated group in the US.
Discriminatory Hiring PracticesThe Equal Employment Opportunity Commission filed claims this month against two companies that don’t seem to have much in common - except for their hiring practices.
No 'Reverse Discrimination'Many people refer to illegal conduct against a white person as “reverse discrimination”. But there’s no law against “reverse discrimination.” Here’s why.
Urban Outfitters Deflects Shareholder Pitch For Women, Minorities On Corporate BoardA measure calling on retailer Urban Outfitters to consider including women and minorities on the company's corporate board was defeated by shareholders during the annual meeting of the South Philadelphia-based company.