Sarah Ashcraft has a preschooler and first-grader in the Ludlow Independent School District. She's also had COVID-19.
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Five students are under investigation after the “possible hazing incident” at a Texas high school.
Robin Steenman, an Air Force veteran and white mother of three, is fed up with the way public schools in her community of Franklin, Tennessee are teaching kids about race. She believes that the reading materials and teachers' manuals are biased, specifically the lessons taught to second graders about civil rights leaders like Martin Luther King Jr. Kids leave class believing that white people are oppressors and minorities are victims, Steenman claims. While her only school-age child attends private school, Steenman nevertheless wants the public system, Williamson County Schools, to change its approach.
On Monday’s airing of The ReidOut, host Joy Reid addressed the massive media coverage surrounding Gabrielle “Gabby” Petito, the young […] The post Joy Reid calls out ‘Missing White Woman Syndrome’ amid Gabby Petito case appeared first on TheGrio.
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The incident set off a firestorm of criticism by school parents who are calling it a "terrifying" and "scary" hate crime.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
A Texas school district said COVID-19 cases have dropped “significantly” three weeks after enacting a face mask mandate.
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Facebook/James WhitfieldParents, teachers, and students were furious when a beloved high school principal in Texas was suspended from his post at Colleyville High School last month. Dr. James Whitfield, the school’s first Black principal, was put on administrative leave after being accused of pushing critical race theory in the school’s curriculum. Now, it seems as if their attempts to save him were all in vain. On Monday night, the Grapevine Colleyville Independent School District voted unanimo
John Walsh, the former host of 'America's Most Wanted,' questions if anyone actually saw Brian Laundrie in his home when his attorney said he was there
Brian Laundrie is considered a person of interest and has not been charged with any crime in the disappearance of Gabby Petito.
The special edition Monte Carlo has only 18 miles on the clock when it was stolen.
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LAPDA mom and daughter who allegedly posed as plastic surgery pros have been charged with murder after an aspiring adult film actress’ illegal butt augmentation surgery turned deadly.Libby Adame, 51, and Alicia Galaz, 23, were arrested Aug. 5 in Riverside, California, in connection with the death of 26-year-old Karissa Rajpaul, who died at a local hospital hours after she underwent the botched procedure.The Los Angeles Police Department told local outlets that the two women posed as specialists
- Kansas City Star
There is a $10,000 reward for the man’s capture as officials say he could be in one of six states.
- Idaho Statesman
The man was visiting Yellowstone from Washington for a four-day camping trip with his half-brother.
Police have yet to determine how she arrived in the "inaccessible terrain" where she was found
A new statue commemorating the abolition of slavery was unveiled in Richmond, Virginia, on Wednesday, two weeks after a monument of Confederate general Robert E. Lee was removed.State of play: The Emancipation and Freedom Statue consists of two bronze statues depicting a man and a woman holding a baby after being freed from slavery. It also includes the names of 10 Virginians who fought for emancipation, including Dred Scott.Stay on top of the latest market trends and economic insights with Axio
A funeral truck in North Carolina sported the slogan 'don't get vaccinated' in what turned out to be an ad agency's pro-vaccination stunt
The truck turned out to be an advertising stunt from a local ad agency looking to encourage more people to get inoculated against COVID-19.
An elementary school teacher in Oregon showed up to school in blackface and claimed to be representing Rosa Parks to protest COVID-19 vaccines.
- Miami Herald
A Miami Carol City Senior High School employee charged with helping students feel secure was arrested at the school Monday on a charge of sexual battery of a minor by an adult.
"This behavior represents violence and evokes trauma; it is beyond unacceptable," said Newberg Public Schools Superintendent, Dr. Joe Morelock
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A major far-right platform got hit by a data breach, revealing the names and addresses of Proud Boys, QAnon, and Texas Right to Life backers
The hacking group Anonymous claimed credit for the September 13 hack of Epik. Some 15 million names, phone numbers, and addresses were leaked.
- Miami Herald
A woman being sexually assaulted on a Key West street thought another man who suddenly appeared was about to rescue her — but instead he took her to a city landmark and attacked her again, police said.
Brian Laundrie may have lied about going to Carlton Reserve, search-and-rescue expert says: 'He could be almost anywhere'
The fact that Laundrie disappeared three days before his family reported him missing presents a huge challenge for police, the expert told Insider.