A reference to this famed quotation with “children” in the blank came to me today, a reference to the Trump administration’s announced intent to confine undocumented immigrant families indefinitely… 413 more words
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Florida State University: FSU professor’s research spurs educational curriculum. “The ‘Find Your Voice: The Online Resource for Fannie Lou Hamer Studies’ includes school lesson plans, a new animated short movie by BrainPOP, a children’s book titled ‘Planting Seeds: The Life and Legacy of Fannie Lou Hamer’ and a virtual tour of locations related to Hamer. 32 more words
It Takes Black Women in the U.S. 20 Months to Earn What White Men Make in a Year. Here's the History Behind That Wage Gap
More than four months after Equal Pay Day, black women are only now catching up.
Back in early April, American women could mark the day on which, based on median salaries, they had earned as much in 2018 and 2019 combined as men had earned the prior year alone—but not every American woman had cause to celebrate. 1,183 more words
“Unblockable” is a word that has often been used to describe some of football’s greatest defenses. It conjures up images of the breath rising from the helmets of the ’85 Bears as they harass quarterbacks on an icy day in Chicago, or of Tom Brady picking turf out of his face mask with a host of New York Giants standing over him. 768 more words