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Freedom Socialist $100,000 Fund Drive - Freedom Socialist Party

<b>With the support of its readers</b>, the <i>Freedom Socialist (FS)</i> is on a roll. As of mid-May, donors have contributed a stupendous $75,517 to the …

The School-to-Prison Pipeline: A Nationwide Problem for Equal Rights

What happens to education when students, from preschool to high school, are subjected to disciplinary policies that more closely resemble policing …

How to Discipline Students Without Turning School Into a Prison

New guidelines from the U.S. Departments of Justice and Education urge schools to abandon "zero-tolerance" policies.<p>For years a body of troubling evidence has been building that reveals racially discriminatory practices in school disciplinary measures. Black and Latino children are more likely to …

Obama Administration: End 'Zero Tolerance' School Policies

"Zero tolerance" policies in schools, while well-intentioned, are often ineffective and overly zealous, and they create a school-to-prison pipeline that disproportionately affects minority students, the Obama administration said this week in a set of new guidelines. The guidelines urge schools to …

Black Students and the School-to-Prison Pipeline

The water balloon fight<p>'We're not criminals'<p>Officials from Enloe High School, the superintendent’s office, the school board and the police department declined to speak to America Tonight on camera about the incident. The Wake County School District and the school board released identical statements …

Here's What It's Like to Be Pushed Into the School-to-Prison Pipeline

What's it like to be a black or brown student experiencing racial profiling in our public schools, and being pushed into the school to prison …

The school-to-prison pipeline: By the numbers

Doug Hood/AP<p><i>June 5, 2014 Update:</i><p><i>The presence of police officers in schools has increased dramatically in the last 20 years, and as a result, so has the number of students receiving misdemeanor and felony charges. African-American and Latino youth appear to bear the brunt of zero-tolerance policies</i> …

Obama wants to stop 'school-to-prison pipeline' for minorities

WASHINGTON - President Obama plans to launch an initiative aimed at improving the lives of young black and Latino men by bringing businesses and foundations together with government agencies to change what an administration official called the "school-to-prison pipeline."<p>The initiative, which Obama …

On race, the US is not as improved as some would have us believe

At the march on Washington in August 1963, where Martin Luther King made his "I have a dream" speech, the United States Information Agency, the nation's propaganda wing devoted to "public diplomacy", made a documentary. It wanted to make sure that the largest demonstration in the history of the US …