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Sept. 8: UVA President to Attend Capitol Hill Forum on Racial...

Friday, September 8 at 10am in room 2203 Rayburn House Office Building. House Education and the Workforce Committee ranking member Bobby Scott (D-Va.) and House...

U.S. Supreme Court Upholds Value of Diversity in Higher Education

On Monday, June 24, 2013, the United States Supreme Court issued its long-awaited decision in the Fisher v. UT Austin case. In that case,...

Bernice A. King: Activating Beyond the Dream to Commemorate 50th Anniversary...

On the heels of U.S. Supreme Court decisions on affirmative action and voting rights, Dr. Bernice A. King, daughter of Dr. Martin Luther King,...

Dying Breed: Admissions Gap for Minorities at Elite Colleges Increases

With the admissions gap widening, statistics continue to display the need for more educational programs to increase the number of minorities enrolling in our top colleges and universities. One thing is for sure, there is a need for minorities at our elite colleges so our classrooms truly reflect our America.

Whitewash

When you start talking about race and the Republican Party, Republicans tend to say the following things. First, they tell you that most Republicans are not bigots (true) and that Democrats can be bigots, too (also true).

Political Motion Versus Personal Motive: The New Epoch of Young African...

Politics for generation Y aren’t about party affiliation...

Questioning Diversity to Save Affirmative Action

By Lena Martinez-Watts I was raised on a healthy diet of “diversity.” My mother was a teacher not only by profession, but also by nature...

The Air Force You Don’t Know: Discrimination and Cover-Ups

The United States Air Force is exposed. But will there be accountability?

Democracy, Hypocrisy and a Broken Project Glass

The conclusion about both parties? There is hypocrisy in the democracy of the United States

Latino Votes Are Not “Up in the Air”

The goal for the GOP is to peal away Latino votes, not win them