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College official accuses black student of harassment because he’s waiting to see his advisor

A Kennesaw State University student’s encounter with an academic advisor garnered attention online and sparked discussion about prejudice in academic settings after he was accused of harassment while allegedly trying to speak to her in person after other planned meetings were cancelled. 27 more words

Current Events

Baltimore Protests Turn Violent

Baltimore protests turn violent http://t.co/ObbccgJRmC via @JimDalrympleII@BuzzFeedNewspic.twitter.com/OccyA03uv7

— Jon Passantino (@passantino) April 26, 2015

By the time this is done, Baltimore is going to look like Baltimore.

— Kevin D. Williamson (@KevinNR) April 26, 2015

Barack Obama

Putnam FL's First Free Black Settlers, Corrections

Previously, I posted a list of the first free black settlers of Putnam County Florida. There were 12 households; totaling 35 individuals. I obtained the names from the… 714 more words

Florida

Democracy

Democracy is defined as government by the people; a form of government in which the supreme power is vested in the people and exercised directly by them or by their elected agents under a free electoral system. 1,049 more words

Rant

The Surprising Project

Last Thursday morning, in the next room, something crashed and clunked onto the floor. I immediately stopped editing the blog post I had been working on to investigate the interruption.  867 more words

Cultural Highlights

He Made Us a Better Nation: Jackie Robinson

He led America by example. He reminded our people of what was right and he reminded them of what was wrong. I think it can be safely said today that Jackie Robinson made the United States a better nation.” – American League President Gene Budig… 921 more words

Baseball