“The event is going to focus on a dialogue between participants and panelists, sharing personal experiences with race and racism in schools,” said co-organizer Tabitha Pohl-Moore.
Today’s black athlete is rightly angry at the nation that oppresses his people.
The case against Wesley Richter, 20, was sparked by an overheard phone conversation, according to officials.
The ACLU of Vermont says the town maintained a policy of unlawful racial discrimination.
The forum followed three racially charged incidents in the Milton schools, one of which involved the high school football team.
“Being a fellow black man, I can only assume that having two consecutive black men in this position was not what the school board intended,” says outgoing athletic director Michael Jabour.
“There is much more work to be done to address racial disparities in our systems,” the governor said, but the state is committed “to working towards more equitable, fair and just practices.”
He dismissed allegations against the Bennington Police Department and its chief, but allowed other claims against the town and two officers to go forward.
Legislation that would create a panel to examine racial disparities in the criminal justice system is headed to the governor’s desk. H.308 cleared its final legislative hurdle Monday when the Senate approved the latest language added to the bill by the House last week. The bill will establish a 13-member panel that will look into […]
“This is not aimed at law enforcement alone, but recognizes issues present in the entire system,” said Sen. Jeanette White. The House addressed similar concerns via two other bills.
As representatives approved two pieces of legislation on the floor, senators worked on the same issues with time running short.
News Release — Sterling College March 28, 2017 Media Contact: Christian Feuerstein, Director of Communications, Sterling College 802.586.7711 x164 • [email protected] March 28, 2017 • Craftsbury Common, VT • Critical race theory recognizes that racism is engrained in American society, and that institutional racism is pervasive. Once acknowledged, how can people build inclusive learning communities […]
The suit alleges that officers drove away business by targeting the club’s African-American patrons as suspected drug dealers. The police chief says that wasn’t the case.
The panel would review the implementation of initiatives such as data collection and implicit bias policies. “We don’t have a way of … ensuring that the work is actually being done,” said one lawmaker.