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Public Education
U.S. Department of Education to hold two diversity events in Denver focused on teacher hiring

The U.S. Department of Education (DOE) will be holding two events this fall focusing on diversity, equity and inclusion for educators, it announced Tuesday. “The two events, the Teach to… Read More

September 5, 2023
Public Education
Report: K-12 public schools use illegal race-based hiring, screen for ‘social ideology’

A search of a U.S. Department of Education (DOE) website by The Lion confirms a report that K-12 public schools have instituted illegal racial quotas in hiring. Additional research by… Read More

August 31, 2023
Culture
States’ attorneys general warn law firms on diversity hiring: ‘Terminate unlawful race-based quotas’

Attorneys general from six states have sent a letter to the nation’s top 100 law firms warning them about diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) practices that could violate the law. Read More

August 30, 2023
Public Education
Colorado teacher wants to ‘burn things down’ and teach students about the ‘terrible things white people did’

A public school teacher in Colorado said he wants to “burn things down” and teach 8th grade students about “some terrible things white people did.” Casey Menninger, a diversity teacher… Read More

August 29, 2023
Public Education
Blue state school district shelled out thousands to create ‘equity dashboard’ to track students by race

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – A Pennsylvania school district that has pushed diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) initiatives spent thousands of dollars to create an “equity dashboard” that broke down… Read More

August 28, 2023
Christian Schools
Vermont’s new ‘equity’ rules may negatively impact private, Christian schools

Vermont’s State Board of Education might be incorporating equity rules for private schools that receive taxpayer dollars – rules which previously only applied to public schools. The change is being… Read More

August 28, 2023
Culture
DEI health executive condemns ‘life of Whiteness’ in ‘dangerous’ comments

The diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) officer for Maine Health is facing criticism after video surfaced of his incendiary remarks about “whiteness.” Ryan Polly, who was… Read More

August 24, 2023
lincoln, civics education
Public Education
Poll: Voters and parents think schools teach too much sex and not enough citizenship

A new Fox News poll shows that voters think schools teach too little in the basic academic skills of reading, writing and math. Nearly half of those surveyed (48%) also… Read More

August 21, 2023
Courts
California professors sue to block DEI teaching and tenure mandates

(The Center Square) – The Foundation for Individual Rights and Expression, better known as FIRE, filed a lawsuit on behalf of six California community college professors to stop statewide regulations… Read More

August 18, 2023
Culture
Missouri Rep. Cori Bush received $15K from university for lectures on reparations

Missouri U.S. Rep. Cori Bush received $15,000 from George Mason University for lecturing students on reparations, according to financial disclosure filings. Fox News first reported on the payments and… Read More

August 14, 2023
Public Education
Tennessee school district labels whites, Christians and ‘able-bodied’ as privileged, training documents reveal

A training on “cultural competency” offered by a Tennessee school district labels whites, Christians and the “able-bodied” as privileged, while classifying people of color, the “polyamorous” and people with disabilities… Read More

August 4, 2023
Public Education
Maine school member denounces ‘pervasive DEI agenda,’ pivots to school choice advocacy

A Maine school board member has resigned after she says her district fell prey to a “pervasive DEI agenda” that undermines parents. Jameson Davis, a school board member for Regional… Read More

August 2, 2023
Culture
Principal of 24 years commits suicide after being ‘bullied’ at ‘equity sessions,’ family says

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – A former principal for the Toronto District School Board has committed suicide after a diversity training session in 2021 allegedly left him battling bullying accusations… Read More

July 21, 2023
Opinion
Op-Ed: DEI is special treatment for ‘wokes’ only

(The Center Square) – “We do not seek to liberate blacks at the price of the humiliation of the whites.” –Martin Luther King Unbiased civil liberties and rights is the… Read More

July 17, 2023
Opinion
Op-ed: If the left really wants diversity, it should follow Arkansas, Florida and other conservative states on income-based school choice

While progressives wring their hands over the supposed death of affirmative action, what’s really dying isn’t the cause of diversity in education, but the ability of America’s elite to virtue… Read More

July 17, 2023
Culture
NYU hosts 6-month anti-racism reeducation for whites only in what critics say is imitation of segregation policies 

New York University (NYU) hosted a workshop series open to white public school parents, while barring parents of other races from participation in violation of civil rights laws, say critics. Read More

July 14, 2023
Culture
Penn State calls ‘whiteness’ a mental health issue, new lawsuit alleges

When a Penn State professor complained about discrimination for being white, he says he was told “there is a problem with the white race,” and he “might have mental health… Read More

June 29, 2023
Courts
Affirmative action struck down: U.S. Supreme Court rules against race-based admissions by Harvard, University of North Carolina

In a highly anticipated ruling, the U.S. Supreme Court found Thursday that the race-based admissions policies of Harvard and the University of North Carolina violate the Constitution. The 6-3 ruling… Read More

June 29, 2023
Opinion
Attempt to quantify impact, value of DEI at state department is an epic fail

(The Daily Signal) – Secretary of State Antony Blinken on June 6 informed us that former Ambassador Gina Abercrombie-Winstanley, his department’s first-ever chief diversity and inclusion officer, was leaving the post.Blinken… Read More

June 27, 2023
Courts
College professor sues after school administrator threatens ‘slaughterhouse’ for conservatives over DEI

A California college professor is suing a college district and a raft of administrators for interfering with his right to free speech and academic freedom. Daymon Johnson, who teaches at… Read More

June 26, 2023