Posts tagged: Discrimination - Diverse

Court Rules Against Professor in Race Discrimination Case

by Associated Press | September 4, 2017
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — An appeals court has affirmed the dismissal of racial discrimination claim [...] Read more

Rusert’s Book Looks Back at Fight Against Racist Sciences

by Tiffany Pennamon | August 31, 2017
Dr. Britt Rusert’s new book, Fugitive Science: Empiricism and Freedom in Early African Americ [...] Read more

The Pathology of Delusions

by Shawn Alexander |
The scenario of being criticized and threatened for writing honestly about race and/or racism i [...] Read more

Congressman Plans Bill to Push Colleges to Deal with Hate Crimes

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim |
In an effort to clamp down on hate crimes on campus, Rep. Anthony Brown, D-Maryland, announced [...] Read more

Youth Advocates Warily Await DACA Fate

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | August 27, 2017
Advocates for immigrant youth spent the weekend speaking out against rumored plans by President [...] Read more

Scholar Warns of Negative Images of Black Males in Media Influencing Teachers

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | August 24, 2017
Dr. Darius Prier wants aspiring teachers to think about how negative images of Black males in t [...] Read more

Bryn Mawr College Scrubs Name of Founder with Racist Views

by Associated Press |
BRYN MAWR, Pa. — A private college in suburban Philadelphia says it will remove references to [...] Read more

New Approach to Criminal Justice Education

by Doug Cremer | August 22, 2017
The challenges that confront law enforcement these days are great and heading towards a crisis. [...] Read more

UNR Student Won’t Be Expelled for Role in Charlottesville Protest

by Associated Press | August 16, 2017
RENO, Nev. — The president of the University of Nevada, Reno says a UNR student who gained no [...] Read more

Charlottesville Evokes Memories of the Sixties

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I am a product of the 1960s and grew up in a Southern city. Segregation, separate but equal, we [...] Read more

Ancestry Research Proves Stumbling Block for White Nationalists

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim |
If you want to get underneath the skin of White nationalists, check out how they react when gen [...] Read more

Those Fighting to Save DACA Still Seeking Answers

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim |
Now, just a couple of months past the five-year anniversary of the Deferred Action for Childhoo [...] Read more

Experts: Intimidation at Heart Department of Justice Plan

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | August 2, 2017
The U.S. Department of Justice’s recently revealed plan to investigate and sue colleges that [...] Read more

Trump Relegates Transgender Americans to Ranks of Second-Class Citizens

by | July 26, 2017
On July 26, 2017, President Donald J. Trump announced -- via Twitter, of course -- that transge [...] Read more

Scholars’ Research Challenges College ‘Mismatch’ Theory

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | July 24, 2017
Low-income students could have a better shot at upward mobility if they had greater access to m [...] Read more