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What’s not being said about why African Americans need to take...

Debra Furr-Holden, Michigan State University Dr. Anthony Fauci and other national health leaders have said that African Americans need to take the COVID-19 vaccine to...

Once a symbol of desegregation, Ruby Bridges’ school now reflects another...

Connie L. Schaffer, University of Nebraska Omaha; Martha Graham Viator, Rowan University, and Meg White, Stockton University On Nov. 14, 1960, after a long summer...

Schools often fail to identify gifted and talented students – especially...

Marcia Gentry, Purdue University About a decade ago, I was working with a large, urban school district on creating a gifted and talented program that...

How baseball’s first commissioner led a conspiracy of silence to preserve...

Chris Lamb, IUPUI The Baseball Writers’ Association of America recently announced that it would remove former Major League Baseball Commissioner Kenesaw Mountain Landis’ name from...

Kamala Harris represents an opportunity for coalition building between Blacks and...

Danielle Casarez Lemi, Southern Methodist University and Melina Juárez Pérez, Western Washington University Kamala Harris is the daughter of a Jamaican father and Indian mother;...

African American teens face mental health crisis but are less likely...

Rebecca Klisz-Hulbert, Wayne State University Black youth in the U.S. experience more illness, poverty, and discrimination than their white counterparts. These issues put them at...

New teachers mistakenly assume Black students are angry

Alison Cooke, North Carolina State University; Amy Halberstadt, North Carolina State University, and Pamela Watkins Garner, George Mason University The Research Brief is a short...

Militarization has fostered a policing culture that sets up protesters as...

Tom Nolan, Emmanuel College The unrest sparked by the death of George Floyd after being pinned to the ground by the knee of a Minneapolis...

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Effective gambling regulation is not just ‘red tape’

By Charles Livingstone, Monash University The Queensland government has recently implemented changes to poker machine regulation under the banner of “red tape reduction”. Some of...