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The Indian schoolchildren who are bullied for being Muslim

By Geeta Pandey BBC News, Delhi

  • 13 January 2018

Schools and playgrounds can be dangerous places where children are isolated or bullied. Children often use differences in appearance, skin colour, food habits, misogyny, homophobia and casteism to inflict pain on their peers. 961 more words

Asia

Toronto police say hijab-cutting incident never happened, investigation is closed

Toronto police say an 11-year-old girl’s report of having her hijab cut by a scissors-wielding man as she walked to school last week did not happen. 189 more words

News

Is a bomb threat a good enough reason to keep your kid home from school?

That was the million-dollar question dominating emails, social media posts, and text messages flying back and forth among Orange County School of the Arts ( 844 more words

Everyday Life

Racial incidents in Philadelphia area schools

Racists have been emboldened by Trump’s election.  Read this article for examples in Philadelphia area school districts such as “Cheerleaders called the N-word. A black doll hanging by a tie. 13 more words

OPINION: Hate speech is more dangerous than alcohol, coffee, tobacco and certain drugs.

Contrary to the belief that alcohol can cause many things: Drunkenness, organ damage, vehicle accidents, illness, unwanted pregnancy, violence and more.  And Other stereotypical health statements: Cannabis can do harm, coffee can cause heart attacks, breathing problems and seizures. 1,073 more words

Domestic Terrorism, White Nationalism, and Trump's War on American Diversity

Trump’s comments on Thursday added to his dozens of statements which exposed our illegitimate president’s devotion to white supremacy. When he was sued in 1973 for racial discrimination related to his refusal to allow black Americans to obtain housing in his apartments in New York, a court case confirmed those violations of federal law. 290 more words