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Engage: Dept. of Ed: Black, Latino students given fewer opportunities, harsher discipline
March 6th, 2012
01:17 PM ET

Engage: Dept. of Ed: Black, Latino students given fewer opportunities, harsher discipline

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Black and Latino students are far more likely to receive harsh disciplinary action and far less likely to attend schools offering college-prep courses –Reuters

Lawsuit: 8 US service members accuse military of tolerating "staggering" amount of sexual assaults  –The Today Show

Tribe sues stores, companies selling alcohol illegally on reservation; alcohol prohibition debated –The New York Times

Poll: Economy top issue for Latino voters, and immigration a more "personal" issue –Fox News Latino

Analysis: Why have about one-third of sitting black lawmakers been investigated by an ethics probe? –National Journal

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  1. BCohio

    Now lets BLAME the KIDS!.............

    March 7, 2012 at 7:58 am | Report abuse |
  2. BCohio

    Wow!, This is hard to figure out!.... First you have to be able to READ!, So much for High School in America!..Hmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm.. What could be the Problem!, Hmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm... Couldn't be the TEACHERS or School POLICY!, Or COULD IT!.... Let's Just pass everyone !, NO one will ever KNOW!... Hmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm... Could THIS BE IT!..... The Liberal Socialist would NEVER do That or DID THEY!.........

    March 7, 2012 at 7:56 am | Report abuse |
  3. Dduke

    Yet another black article!!

    March 6, 2012 at 7:02 pm | Report abuse |