Posts Tagged ‘Segregation’

March 13th, 2023 - 5:06 pm § in Politics, Republicans, Schools & Colleges

Should taxpayer funding be used to train children in Nazi ideology?

A GOP-backed bill in the Ohio legislature would allow just that. “House Bill 11 would provide up to $1.1 billion in state funding for homeschooled children and students at non-chartered private schools,” and the recipients could include a couple who may be paid state school money “[...]

September 9th, 2017 - 12:39 am § in Schools & Colleges, The Ave Scene

Why White Parents Won’t Choose Black Schools By Abby Norman  HUFF POST FERRAN TRAITE SOLER VIA GETTY IMAGES 18k Last year when I attempted to pick my daughter up from school, the volunteers in the carpool line tried to put a fourth grader in my car, not the four year old I was attempting to [&hel[...]

March 7th, 2015 - 6:00 am § in Uncategorized

BREAKING NEWS: GOP backs down, will send token dignitary to Selma commemoration

Republicans, after snubbing the 50th anniversary commemoration of Selma’s history-making civil rights marches,  have decided to send newly chosen House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) as their token dignitary. Apparently no southern Republican stepped up to the task.  It will be intere[...]