Daily Archives: August 18, 2016

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The Policy That Could All But Eliminate Achievement Gaps Between Rich And Poor Students

Poor students enter kindergarten already lagging behind their more affluent peers.

By Rebecca Klein

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Children playing with toy laptops in class
Children playing with toy laptops in class

The odds are stacked against low-income, black and Hispanic children before they even start school. Continue reading

Autopsy Reveals Paul O’Neal Was Fatally Shot In The Back

(Photo by Bilgin S. Sasmaz/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
(Photo by Bilgin S. Sasmaz/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)

Cook County medical examiner’s autopsy report reveals Paul O’Neal, an 18-year-old Black man fatally wounded by police last month, sustained one shot to the right side of his back, according to The Chicago Tribune. Continue reading