Friday, January 17, 2020

Tag: School To Prison Pipline

Louisiana Becomes First State to Ban Criminal-History...

Louisiana has become the first state to ban all of its public college and universities from asking admissions applicants about their criminal history. The legislation...

This Alabama School District Has a Disturbing...

An Alabama school district is guilty of blatant racial bias against its Black students, so says the Southern Poverty Law Center. The civil rights organization’s...

Misplaced Priorities: The Nation’s Top School Districts,...

When schools place a priority on law enforcement over counselors, it is no wonder  children are not learning, as they are continuously funneled into...

Justice Reform: New York Governor Andrew Cuomo...

In New York, there are events taking place in the area of criminal justice reform that deserve our attention.  Governor Andrew Cuomo announced a...

Ahmed Mohamed Arrest Reminds Us That Young...

  In Irving, Texas, a 14-year-old high school freshman was arrested for bringing a homemade clock to school, which school officials and police described as...

Report Shows Black Students With Behavorial Problems...

A new report by the journal Sociology of Education confirms many Black parents’ fears. The study found public schools tend to punish Black students...