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Republican Budget Cuts Could Shut Down Every Public School In Kansas

The GOP doesn’t care who they hurt – even school children – just since they get their way.

by Rika Christensen· · News
405565 01: Graduates of Spelman College listen to actor Danny Glover during commencement ceremonies for the womens'' school May 19, 2002 in Lithonia, GA. Approximately 450 women received their undergraduate degrees from the predominately black school. (Photo by Erik S. Lesser/Getty Images)

Report: Black Women Have Become The Most Educated Group In The U.S. (VIDEO)

Here’s something you won’t hear on Fox News anytime soon.

by Joe Fletcher· · News
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For The 7th Year, Every Urban Prep Graduate Accepted To College (VIDEO)

For the seventh year in a row every single graduate of Chicago’s Urban Prep High School has been accepted to college.

by Randa Morris· · News
Michelle Obama: Research Proves We Can Lift Economy By Educating Girls

Michelle Obama: Research Proves We Can Lift Economy By Educating Girls

A new analysis verifies that educating girls CAN lift a nation’s GDP.

by Vera· · News
Students LOSE IT After Conservative Speaker Tells Them Feminism Is ‘Cancer’ (VIDEO)

Students LOSE IT After Conservative Speaker Tells Them Feminism Is ‘Cancer’ (VIDEO)

Students at the University of Massachusetts shut misogyny DOWN.

by Vera· · News
WATCH: Cop Caught On Video Body-Slamming 12-Year-Old Girl

WATCH: Cop Caught On Video Body-Slamming 12-Year-Old Girl

A child doesn’t deserve to be treated like this, especially not by a cop.

by Oliver Willis· · News
This Anti-Gay, Anti-Science Creationist Could Soon Be Allowed To Rewrite School Textbooks

This Anti-Gay, Anti-Science Creationist Could Soon Be Allowed To Rewrite School Textbooks

She believes Obama is a gay prostitute. And they’re voting to let her shape the minds of children.

by Kerry-Anne· · News
TX Professors Told Not To Upset Armed Students To Avoid Shootings Following ‘Campus Carry’ Law

TX Professors Told Not To Upset Armed Students To Avoid Shootings Following ‘Campus Carry’ Law

This is the terrifying world that gun nuts built.

by Jameson Parker· · News
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GOP Cut Funds For Veterans And Mental Health And Now We Have A Veteran Suicide Epidemic

Republicans claim to love our military veterans, but their decisions not only contradict that claim, it’s killing the men and women they sent to fight in Iraq and Afghanistan.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
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Idaho Republicans Push Bill To Let Teachers Use Bible In Science Class

Students in Idaho are one vote away from having the Bible shoved down their throats in every subject in school.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
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