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NAACP: Noose Put Around Neck of Black Student in Mississippi

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The state NAACP says white students at a south Mississippi high school put a noose around the neck of a black student and “yanked backward.” 113 more words


NAACP: Hell No We Won't Go! (Remember this?)

There is no shortage of school choice proponents willing to let the NAACP off the hook for siding with union bosses against parents desperate for quality education choices for their children. 500 more words

TIAM Sunday October 23rd

What a beautiful morning!  While a bunch of runners in costumes took to the streets downtown for the annual Go St. Louis Halloween Run, we talked charter schools, Jon Hamm’s new movie and birthdays. 158 more words

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Georgia Doesn't Want the State to Take Over Its Schools

On November 08th, 2016, Georgia voters will decide whether they will allow the state to take control of public schools that the state labels as “chronically failing.” 1,519 more words


Washington State Bar Association hides its report on racism since 2007; "Let the sunshine in"

In 2007, a Seattle newspaper managed to obtain the Washington State Bar Association’s 2007 Report on Racism. When the newspaper published it, the Washington State Bar Association threatened to sue, forcing the little weekly newspaper to remove it or fight the Bar’s government racket. 2,661 more words

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NAACP Ratifies Resolution Calling For Moratorium On Charter Schools

In a controversial but anticipated move, the board of directors of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People ratified a moratorium on charter school expansion on Oct. 397 more words


Quality Choices and Greater Accountability 

This is a pretty solid USA Today article about the need for more quality choices despite the NAACP charter moratorium. The author fills a small space about the Memphis Lift rally and quotes Lift leader Sarah Carpenter. 134 more words