racism
Culture
Report on Washington’s Office of Equity director: Racial bias, Avengers, and instructions from God

(The Center Square) – Dr. Karen Johnson was let go earlier this month as Washington state’s first director of the Office of Equity following an internal investigation finding she engaged… Read More

June 1, 2023
Culture
University removes anti-racism code of conduct after allegations of free speech violation

(Daily Caller) – The University of Utah Department of Communication appears to have removed its Anti-Racism Code of Conduct from its website, according to its no-longer functioning webpage. The Anti-Racist… Read More

March 28, 2023
Culture, Public Education
‘We can’t have activists in our schools’: Local parent condemns Wisconsin teacher over ‘Rainbowland’ controversy

A self-described “teacher activist” from Wisconsin set the internet ablaze when she tweeted that her school deemed a Miley Cyrus song too controversial for 1st graders. Melissa Tempel… Read More

March 28, 2023
Culture
‘We got rid of a race-based system, and you’re trying to bring it back’: Black mother unloads on Minnesota bill proposing ethnic studies for kindergarten

The Minnesota Legislature is considering a bill that would require all public school students to take ethnic studies – even kindergarteners. “Minnesota’s K-12 student population is rapidly becoming… Read More

March 27, 2023
Culture
Tennessee university student group outraged faculty won’t call divisive concepts laws ‘White Supremacist’

A student advocacy group condemned their faculty senate for postponing a resolution declaring two education laws to be “white supremacist.” The University of Tennessee Martin group, People… Read More

March 14, 2023
Culture, Opinion
Education professor’s ‘black bereavement leave’ for ‘racial trauma’ is nonsensical

A visiting assistant professor at Southern Illinois University gained media traction for writing an essay about “black bereavement leave,” arguing educators should get extra time off to deal with… Read More

March 13, 2023
Opinion
Award-winning navel-gazing championed by teachers colleges

The American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education gave its top journal article award to researchers arguing that “racism is embedded in the fabric of many teacher education programs.”… Read More

March 6, 2023
Culture, Public Education
Non-binary middle school teacher with history of extreme statements under investigation by school district

A middle school teacher in Maryland is under investigation after a history of extreme statements was exposed. Lane Cogdill, a “gender fluid” middle school teacher at Silver Spring… Read More

February 24, 2023
Culture, Public Education
Arizona lawmakers call for superintendent’s resignation after ‘racist’ comments exposed

An Arizona superintendent’s “racist” comments, including the statement that white people are “problematic,” have led state lawmakers to call for his resignation. Sen. John Kavanagh, R-District 23, Rep. Read More

February 10, 2023
Culture
FBI to retract Catholic infiltration memo, conduct internal review

(Daily Caller) – The FBI is retracting a leaked document that advised the Bureau to infiltrate groups of traditionalist Roman Catholics who the assessment claimed were at risk of committing… Read More

February 9, 2023
Culture, Public Education
Parents can’t opt their kids out of ‘inclusive’ and ‘anti-racist’ lessons, school district claims

(Daily Caller) – A California school district advised teachers that parents cannot choose to opt their children out of anti-bias lessons on race, ethnicity, gender and sexual orientation, according to… Read More

February 8, 2023
Public Education
Bill seeks to block federal funds for schools that ‘indoctrinate with critical race theory’

(The Center Square) – A Texas congressman has introduced legislation to ban federal funding for public schools that promote theories that discriminate on the basis of race, color or national… Read More

January 30, 2023
Culture
Library offers controversial activist $35,350 in taxpayer money for hour-long speech

(Daily Caller) – New York Times Magazine writer Nikole Hannah-Jones, author of the 1619 project, has reportedly been offered $35,350 for a lecture at a local library. Public library officials… Read More

January 27, 2023
Christian Schools, Culture
Wokeness is coming for classical Christian education

(The Federalist) – It’s been a good year for classical Christian education. New school starts are up threefold, a book on classical education became No. 1 on The New York… Read More

January 23, 2023
Public Education
Teachers unions have collectively bargained woke policies into the classroom, report shows

(Daily Caller) – Teachers unions used collective bargaining negotiations to push discrimination and anti-racism efforts, according to a report by the Defense of Freedom Institute (DFI). Across the county, teachers … Read More

January 20, 2023
Culture, Public Education
Seattle Public Schools’ diversity employees are among highest paid in the district

(The Center Square) – Seattle Public Schools is focused on addressing the “legacies of racism in our education system” and has made its Diversity, Equity and Inclusion employees among the… Read More

January 20, 2023
Culture, Opinion
Woke ‘implicit bias’ training for educators is a priority for national teachers’ union

The nation’s largest teachers’ union wants educators to know they are inevitably biased, even racially biased, despite their best intentions. “Understandably, most people aren’t too eager to be… Read More

January 10, 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
Opinion
Teaching proper grammar and math is racist, say these teachers

A California teacher refuses to teach proper grammar because she claims it upholds white supremacy. “Public education is an institution that upholds lots of problematic systems in our… Read More

December 29, 2022