Establishment Democrat Claims His Re-Election Is a ‘Democratic Party Against Bernie Sanders’ Fight

Establishment Democrat Claims His Re-Election Is a ‘Democratic Party Against Bernie Sanders’ Fight

Incumbent Democratic Party Mayor of Birmingham, Alabama, is facing a tough re-election race, having placed second in an election on August 22 behind challenger Randall Woodfin, setting up a run-off election for October 3. Woodfin is running as a progressive, having received the endorsement of Bernie Sanders’s political organization, Our Revolution. The run-off will likelyRead more about Establishment Democrat Claims His Re-Election Is a ‘Democratic Party Against Bernie Sanders’ Fight[…]

Former Student Makes Diversity His Business on Campuses

Former Student Makes Diversity His Business on Campuses

While attending Slippery Rock University, a predominantly White institution in Pennsylvania, Justin L. Brown found that his peers displayed “micro-aggressive” behavior and didn’t know how to act toward people of color, since it was typically their first exposure to minority students. Justin L. Brown “I started this program to give students the opportunity to engageRead more about Former Student Makes Diversity His Business on Campuses[…]

3 Organizations Assert Support of Faculty Free Speech

3 Organizations Assert Support of Faculty Free Speech

As the school year begins at most college campuses, three major academic organizations are making clear their commitment to free speech for university professors. Dana Cloud In a joint statement released on Thursday, the American Association of University Professors (AAUP), the American Federation of Teachers and the Association of American Colleges and Universities, expressed concernsRead more about 3 Organizations Assert Support of Faculty Free Speech[…]

DeVos to Overhaul Title IX Guidance on Campus Sexual Assaults

DeVos to Overhaul Title IX Guidance on Campus Sexual Assaults

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos said that existing federal guidelines on campus sexual assault would be replaced with procedures that would respect the rights of both the accuser and the accused. “This conversation may be uncomfortable, but we must have it,” DeVos said in an address at the George Mason University Antonin Scalia School of Law.Read more about DeVos to Overhaul Title IX Guidance on Campus Sexual Assaults[…]