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Howard University students protest mold, rodents in their dorms

While the expectations of the first year of college tend to be linked to independence and new opportunities, Chandler Robinson, a freshman at Howard University in Washington, D.C., said her expectations were much different than reality, reports NBCNews. “I can’t lie, I definitely have been disappointed in my experience,” she said. Robinson is one of the many […]

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Department of Justice says Utah school district ignored racial harassment complaints

Black and Asian American students were harassed at a school district in Utah for years and officials deliberately ignored complaints from parents and students, a federal civil rights investigation found, reports CNN. The Justice Department detailed the disturbing pattern at the Dacis School District in Farmington, Utah in a report and settlement agreement released this week. The agency had been […]