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Darryl George: Trial Begins To Decide If Texas School District Can Restrict The Length...

A Texas judge will hear arguments Thursday to determine whether the state’s CROWN Act, a law that prohibits discrimination based on natural hair and hairstyles, also applies to school dress codes that limit the length of those hairstyles.

Black Fathers Embrace The Role Of Stay-At-Home Parent

Flexible work, rising childcare costs, and a desire to spend time with family created the conditions for Black men to explore being stay-at-home dads.

College Admission And Financial Aid Decisions Delayed Amid Rollout Issue

The revised Free Application for Federal Student Aid has caused delays in financial aid decisions and has caused some students to postpone crucial college decisions.

See Regina King Transform Into A Political Powerhouse In ‘Shirley’

Regina King runs for the White House in her next project. The Academy Award-winning King stars as political trailblazer Shirley Chisholm in a newly released Netflix trailer for the biopic, “Shirley.”

Nearly 153,000 People Enrolled In Biden’s New Student Loan Plan Will Get An Email...

Nearly 153,000 student loan borrowers currently enrolled in a new repayment plan launched by the Biden administration are expected to get an email Wednesday notifying them that their remaining federal student loan debt will be canceled, totaling about $1.2 billion.

All-Star Game Or All-Star Shame?

The NBA rakes in millions off the backs of majority-Black players. A lackluster effort in an All-Star game won’t change any of that.

Shaq’s Raw Truth With Jason Kelce: Loneliness Hits Hard

The NBA legend’s vulnerability on his podcast shed light on the need for Black men to take care of their mental health.

Why Don’t Police Find Missing Black Folks?

A two-year investigation into how Chicago police handle missing person cases reveals the disproportionate impact on Black women and girls, how police have mistreated family members or delayed cases, and how poor police data is making the problem harder to solve.

Discrimination In Health Care Continues. Here’s What Needs To Change

Racist treatment of patients of color negatively affects health outcomes, and increases stress levels for health care workers of color.

Help Wanted: Schools Struggling To Keep Black Teachers

Innovative recruiting strategies like Teacher Villages aren’t keeping pace with the number of Black teachers leaving the classroom.

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Darryl George: Trial Begins To Decide If Texas School District Can...

A Texas judge will hear arguments Thursday to determine whether the state’s CROWN Act, a law that prohibits discrimination based on natural hair and hairstyles, also applies to school dress codes that limit the length of those hairstyles.