civil rights
Culture
Biden administration opens another civil rights investigation into anti-Muslim activity at Harvard

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – The Department of Education’s (ED) Office of Civil Rights (OCR) opened another investigation into Harvard Tuesday after several students alleged the university failed to protect… Read More

February 8, 2024
Public Education
Race-segregated classes in Illinois high school violate the Civil Rights Act, warns US commissioner

An Illinois school district has been offering separate high school math and English classes for black and Latino students, taught by teachers of color, a move that amounts to racial… Read More

December 12, 2023
Public Education
Racially segregated courses in Illinois public schools illegal and unconstitutional, say civil rights attorneys

Racially segregated courses offered by a high school in Illinois are likely illegal and unconstitutional, civil rights attorneys tell the Washington Free Beacon. As reported… Read More

December 6, 2023
Legislation
Woke A.I.? Biden mandates A.I. advance ‘equity and civil rights’

(The Center Square) – President Joe Biden has signed an executive order requiring that Artificial Intelligence technology advance “equity and civil rights.” Biden signed the order this week,… Read More

November 1, 2023
Public Education
Biden admin says school district can’t remove sexually explicit books because it violates students’ civil rights

(The Daily Signal) – The federal Department of Education concluded an investigation into a Georgia school district Friday, arguing that the removal of several books containing pornographic material… Read More

May 23, 2023
Culture, Public Education
New York school district violated Civil Rights Act by hosting race-based student groups, complaint alleges

(Daily Caller) – Parents Defending Education, a parental rights group, filed a civil rights complaint Tuesday to the Department of Education Office of Civil Rights (OCR) against a New York… Read More

March 15, 2023
Culture
Pro-LGBT Michigan bill fails to offer religious protections

The Michigan Senate approved a bill expanding civil rights to include sexual orientation and gender identity, potentially creating “impossible-to-resolve conflicts” for churches and other religious groups. “We strongly… Read More

March 6, 2023
Public Education
Virginia AG launches two civil rights investigations into high school

(The Center Square) – Virginia Attorney General Jason Miyares announced Wednesday civil rights investigations into allegations Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology withheld national awards from students, potentially costing… Read More

January 5, 2023
Culture, Public Education
Parental rights org files complaints alleging schools created race-based student groups

(Daily Caller) – Parents Defending Education (PDE), a group focused on parental rights in education, filed three complaints on Tuesday to the Department of Education’s (DOE) Office of Civil Rights… Read More

January 4, 2023