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Teachers Of All Races Are More Likely To Punish Black Students

Two students. One is black and the other is white. On Tuesday, they both refuse to complete the math worksheet. On Wednesday, neither will stop talking during lessons.<p>Same behavior. Will they receive the same punishment?<p>A new Stanford University study predicts that the black student will be …

This Striking Image Of A Black Man Hanging A Klansman Shows A Different Side Of America's Racist History

When photographer Tyler Shields captured the provocative photo of a naked black man hanging a white Klansman from a tree branch, he considered his work a significant achievement.<p>However, when he chose to widely share the image, his friends expressed caution. They said it was "too much" -- but …

The 9 Spring Whites You Need to Be Drinking Now

As spring rears its damned gorgeous head and fills the air with the sweet perfumed scents of life "in bloom," it must be met with equally explosive white wines of aromatic intensity and bright fruit character. So much intensity that the flowers will turn from the sun to bend toward your glass and …

Racial Inequality After Racism

Last summer, the killings of two unarmed African American men—Eric Garner in Staten Island, New York, and Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri—by …

9 Spring White Wines To Be Drinking Right Now

1 of 9<p>CK Mondavi Family Vineyards Willow Springs Blonde Five<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 9<p>Producteurs Plaimont 2010 Les Bastions Blanc<p>3 of 9<p>Mat Kearny's Verse & …

Are Taxes the Solution for Income Inequality? | Investopedia

Half of the U.S. population lives in poverty or is in a low income bracket, according to the United States Census Bureau. On the other end of the …

Income Inequality

Hubble at 25: the best images from the space telescope - in pictures

As the Hubble space telescope gets ready to celebrate 25 years since its launch, we look back at some of the iconic images it has produced

Hubble Space Telescope

A woman created an awesome resume to land her dream job at Airbnb — and it caught the CEO’s attention immediately

NinaAirbnb.JPG<p>Nina Mufleh<p>Nina Mufleh, a transplant from the Middle East who’s been living in San Francisco for a year, really wants to work for …

In Brief: Two Paragraphs That Show You What It's Like to Be Poor in America in 2015

1. From "This Is What Poverty in Jamestown, Tennessee Looks Like" by Scott Rodd:<p>"'I know older people on Social Security that draw $575 a month,' she …

The California Chasm: A Look At Income Inequality In The Golden State

<i>This piece was originally published on Capital & Main.</i><p>As it pushes historic levels, inequality has become a hot topic. Activists have organized around the rich-poor divide, with “The One Percent” and “The 99 Percent” becoming a part of everyday language. The President made inequality a focus of …