Harris Challenges Florida on Slavery Curriculum, Calls for Truthful Historical Education

Vice President Kamala Harris strongly criticizes Florida officials for what she terms as a skewed representation of slavery in educational curricula. Full story.  New Curriculum Standards Issued Just before the start of the 2023 school year, the Florida Board of Education sparked controversy when a new set of standards was issued for the instruction of … Read more

Biden’s Misstep while Clashing with LL Cool J After Controversial Racial Comment Sparks Critique

President Joe Biden was speaking at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s annual Legislative Conference when he butchered a famous rapper’s name and called him a racial slur. Here’s the whole story. Biden Announces Award Recipients At the conference, President Biden honored recipients of an award recognizing individuals who have made “significant contributions to society.” One … Read more

LGBTQ+ Families Flee as GOP Ramps Up Anti-Queer Campaign

Jake Kleinmahon is one of three pediatric cardiologists in Louisiana. He and his husband are moving their family out of the state due to the new anti-LGBTQ laws that have been passed. Here’s the full story. The Only Pediatric Cardiologist in Louisiana When Jake Kleinmahon accepted his position at a children’s hospital in Louisiana, he … Read more

Princeton’s ‘Healing Humanities’ Course Labels Black People as ‘Disabled’

Princeton University is under fire for teaching students that black men and women are disabled in this world because of systemic racism. Here’s the whole story.  The Course The name of the course being taught is “The Healing Humanities: Decolonizing Trauma Studies from the Global South.” The curriculum teaches students that black people should be … Read more