Post Tagged with: "education"

White School Board Member ‘Honors’ Black History Month In The Most Racist, Appalling Way (IMAGE)

White School Board Member ‘Honors’ Black History Month In The Most Racist, Appalling Way (IMAGE)

This is just blatantly disrespectful and ignorant.

by Vera· · News
Watch The Moment A White Teacher Gets SCHOOLED By His Student On Racism’s True Meaning (VIDEO)

Watch The Moment A White Teacher Gets SCHOOLED By His Student On Racism’s True Meaning (VIDEO)

This student was having NONE of her teacher’s white privilege.

by Vera· · News
Couple Gives Up Buying $1 Million Boat To Send 26 Kindergarteners To College (VIDEO)

Couple Gives Up Buying $1 Million Boat To Send 26 Kindergarteners To College (VIDEO)

This class of 2032 will have a bright future thanks to the selfless act of a Navy Veteran and his wife.

by Vera· · News
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SICK: Colorado School Wants To Teach Little Girls To Be Christian, Submissive, And Pure For Future Husbands (VIDEO)

A Colorado school used their email system to promote Christian extremism that pushes girls as young as 11 to be pure Christians in order to get a good husband to whom they must submit.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
Scholastic Yanks Children’s Book For Its Portrayal Of Happy Slaves (IMAGE)

Scholastic Yanks Children’s Book For Its Portrayal Of Happy Slaves (IMAGE)

Would you be comfortable letting your kids read this?

by Vera· · News
Virginia Republicans Want To Verify Kids’ Genitals Before They Use School Bathrooms

Virginia Republicans Want To Verify Kids’ Genitals Before They Use School Bathrooms

A bill has just been filed to make sure kids use restrooms according to their “correct anatomical sex.” How they might verify such a thing is beyond disturbing.

by Vera· · News
Kentucky Republicans Propose Bill To Delay School Year To Accommodate Creationist Museum

Kentucky Republicans Propose Bill To Delay School Year To Accommodate Creationist Museum

Republican priorities reach another pathetic low.

by Jameson Parker· · News
When Hillary Clinton Went Undercover To Fight Racism

When Hillary Clinton Went Undercover To Fight Racism

Hillary Clinton was part of an undercover operation designed to beat racist policies.

by Oliver Willis· · News
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NYU Tells Student To Give Up Applying To School Because He’s Too Poor (TWEETS)

This exposes a massive problem in our education system.

by Vera· · News
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Awesome 11-Year-Old Student Sues His Florida Public School For Failing To Teach Evolution

This 11-year-old student is sick and tired of his school favoring religion over science, so he is fighting back.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
‘Not Racist’ Principal Makes 8-Year-Old Take Off Her ‘Black Girls Rock’ Shirt (VIDEO)

‘Not Racist’ Principal Makes 8-Year-Old Take Off Her ‘Black Girls Rock’ Shirt (VIDEO)

This was just disgraceful.

by Vera· · News
Republicans Quietly Passed Yet Another Anti-Abortion Law

Republicans Quietly Passed Yet Another Anti-Abortion Law

Congressional Republicans have passed yet another anti-abortion law, and they did it in a sneaky way.

by Oliver Willis· · News
Racist Cowards Deface Portraits of Harvard Law’s Black Professors (IMAGES)

Racist Cowards Deface Portraits of Harvard Law’s Black Professors (IMAGES)

A day after racial injustice protests at the school, students were greeted by this cowardly act of vandalism.

by Vera· · News
GOPers On Texas Board Of Education Block Proposal To Let Experts Fact-Check Textbooks

GOPers On Texas Board Of Education Block Proposal To Let Experts Fact-Check Textbooks

Texas is terrified to let experts read the books they use to teach their children. Can anyone guess why?

by Jameson Parker· · News
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Larry Wilmore Has Perfect Response To ‘Dumbed Down’ Marco Rubio For Dissing Philosophers (VIDEO)

Larry Wilmore nailed Republicans, especially Marco Rubio.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
Ben Carson Tells Students Free College Leads To ‘Destruction Of The Nation’ (VIDEO)

Ben Carson Tells Students Free College Leads To ‘Destruction Of The Nation’ (VIDEO)

More educated people means less conservatives!

by Vera· · News
Jeb Bush Caught Bragging About His Disastrous Legacy On Education (TWEETS)

Jeb Bush Caught Bragging About His Disastrous Legacy On Education (TWEETS)

Here’s something to keep in mind before tonight’s debate.

by Vera· · News
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No TEA For Me: Colorado Chooses Common Good Over $66.1 Million Tax Return (VIDEO)

Colorado’s vote wasn’t just a vote for education, it was an utter smack-down of the Ayn Rand “Virtues of Selfishness” philosophies touted by the Republican Party.

by Randa Morris· · News
Colorado Votes To Fire Education Board Conservatives Who Tried To Mess With History Books

Colorado Votes To Fire Education Board Conservatives Who Tried To Mess With History Books

After years of trying to whitewash American history and undermine science, Colorado tosses out its conservative school board.

by Jameson Parker· · News
If Campbell Brown’s News Site Is So ‘Non-Partisan’ Why’d She Hire A Homophobic Writer

If Campbell Brown’s News Site Is So ‘Non-Partisan’ Why’d She Hire A Homophobic Writer

I can’t say I’m surprised. Just shaking my head that it’s more of the same kind of attitude Campbell Brown is so famous for. Pathetic.

by Sarah Burris· · News