Posts tagged: Department of Justice - Diverse

Birthright Citizenship is Under Attack…Again

by | November 1, 2018 Birthright citizenship unites people of color. The principle is under attack again. The two pro Read more

Agencies Launch Investigation into Yale University’s Admissions Practices

by | September 27, 2018
The U.S. Departments of Education and Justice have begun investigating whether Yale University [...] Read more

DOJ Affirmative Action Investigation Unprecedented, Experts Say

by | November 26, 2017
News that the Department of Justice has threatened to sue Harvard University if it fails to tur [...] Read more

2 Groups Brace for Anticipated New Challenge of Affirmative Action

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | October 5, 2017
Two organizations are interpreting a U.S. Department of Justice letter as “proof” that the [...] Read more

Lawmakers Press Justice Dept. on Intentions Regarding Higher Ed Inclusion

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | August 21, 2017
Several Democratic lawmakers are pressing the Trump administration for clarity on the question [...] Read more

Former Obama Official Helps to Expand the Civil Rights Agenda

by Gia Savage | August 9, 2017
Vanita Gupta is the new president and CEO of the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Right [...] Read more

Colleges, Universities Plan for Possible Assault on Affirmative Action

by Jamal Eric Watson and Gia Savage | August 6, 2017
The flurry of public denouncements came quick. Some were bold and defiant. Just as the annou [...] Read more

Report: Justice Department Plans to Investigate Colleges’ Affirmative Action Admission Policies

by Diverse Staff | August 1, 2017
The Trump administration plans to have the U.S. Department of Justice’s civil rights division [...] Read more

Transgender University Employees Sue Over Insurance Cuts

by Cara Lombardo, Associated Press | April 9, 2017
MADISON, Wis. — Two transgender University of Wisconsin employees are suing the state’s ins [...] Read more