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How Higher-Education Leaders Are Fighting for DACA

This week, university presidents have penned personal letters to Trump in defense of their undocumented students.<p><i>Updated on September 4, 2017.</i><p>Amid the torrent of pleas to President Trump this week to protect Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) are letters written by several university …

Higher Education

4 lies Jeff Sessions told to justify ending DACA

And one misleading claim.<p>On Tuesday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions officially announced the Trump administration will rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, which shields nearly 800,000 young, unauthorized immigrants from deportation. Explaining why the Trump administration is …

Why Common Critiques of DACA Are Misleading

Defenders of President Trump’s decision to rescind an Obama-era immigration policy that shielded young immigrants from deportation have offered misleading critiques of the program.<p>They say the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals policy, known as DACA, led to a humanitarian crisis on the border, …

REPORT: Chicago Police Dept Has Long History of Racism

From the dashcam video that showed a police officer shoot 17-year-old Laquan McDonald 16 times to the youth-led activism that pushed out the state’s …

Crime

Daniel Hale Williams – The Trailblazer of Open Heart Surgery

Born to Daniel and Sarah Williams on January 18th 1856 in Pennsylvania, Daniel Hale Williams was the fifth of seven siblings. Shortly after moving …

Heart Surgery

Black Lives Matter. Tweets don't.

<i>Like this article? rabble is reader-supported journalism. Chip in to keep stories like these coming.</i><p>On April 5, Jerry Agar, a conservative talk radio …

Angry White Hotel Owner (James Brock) Poured Acid in Pool to Get Blacks Out (1964)

African Americans wanted to enjoy leisure activities just like the White Americans during the early to mid-1900s, but very often they were prevented …

Trespassing

Most Racism Is Mundane

This spring, the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus has been the site of several heinous acts of racism: An Asian student was spat on and a black …

Let White People Talk White Privilege

Close<p>By Patrick Seaman, Staff Writer<br>April 18, 2016<p>Close Modal Window<p>Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might …

List of Jim Crow law examples by state

This is a list of examples of Jim Crow laws, which were state and local laws in the United States enacted between 1876 and 1965. Jim Crow laws …

Unlike this Cop, the Video Doesn't Lie -- Man Nearly Killed & Arrested for Doing NOTHING Wrong

Houston, TX — On April 1st, Julian Carmona pulled up to a Houston gas station to use the bathroom. In under a minute, however, he would be face down …

The Untold Stories Of Black Girls

The video, taken at Spring Valley High School in Columbia, S.C., went viral last fall: A school safety officer flips a desk to the floor with a girl seated in it, then flings her across the floor. The student is African-American; the officer is white.<p>Ultimately, the officer was fired based on the …

10 Defensive Reactions to White Privilege That Make No Damn Sense – But Are Super Common

So let’s do this – let’s talk the gritty details of what racism does to people’s lives, be honest about the biases and shame we’ve internalized, face …

Enough is Enough

YouTube

University Launches Investigation Over Racist Message Left On Bananas

Warwick University said it was investigating the "racist incident" as a matter of urgency after a student found a note left on the fruit. The student has now been offered alternative accommodation on campus.<p>On Wednesday a spokesperson for the university told BuzzFeed News that Ifaturoti had been …

Gap Kids ad ignites Twitter ire, accusations of racism

Gap Kids has issued an apology after releasing an ad campaign image that some say has racist implications.<p>The brand’s Ellen DeGeneres kids’ clothing …

101 Reasons Why Evolution is True

<i>These reasons will work from the general to the specific. I’ve used links to articles in Wikipedia as much as possible because Wiki articles are</i> …

Ten Major Court Cases about Evolution and Creationism

1. In 1968, in <b>Epperson v. Arkansas</b>, the United States Supreme Court invalidated an Arkansas statute that prohibited the teaching of evolution. The …

Inherit the Wind: An Historical Analysis

The film and play of the most publicized creation/evolution trial of all time are seriously biased and inaccurate.<p>Rarely does a year go by that the …

U.S. Lags World in Grasp of Genetics and Acceptance of Evolution

A comparison of peoples' views in 34 countries finds that the United States ranks near the bottom when it comes to public acceptance of evolution. …

Probing Question: Why is teaching evolution still controversial?

Penn State political scientists Michael Berkman and Eric Plutzer explain that, despite 40 years of court cases ruling against teaching creationism in …

Surprising Number Of Americans Don't Believe In Evolution (VIDEO)

One in three Americans doesn't believe in evolution, according to new survey results from the Pew Research Center.<p>The results, released Monday in report on views about human evolution, show that 33 percent of Americans think "humans and other living things have existed in their present form since …

Long Island Medium Episode Featuring Jill Feldman

Long Island

Exclusive! Theresa Caputo Backstage

Long Island

Long Island Medium Theresa Caputo on LIVE with Kelly and Michael

Long Island

Theresa Caputo Communicates With The Departed - Part One | The Meredith Vieira Show

Entertainment

'Long Island Medium' Theresa Caputo's Amazing Read of the Audience

Translation

Long Island Medium Theresa Caputo's back to prove she's not a fake (VIDEO)

Caputo claims she has a "gift" and can speak to the dead, and despite fraud claims, she's managed to secure herself a seventh season on her hit TLC …