Betsy DeVos and the Department of Education Get Sued for Abandoning Discrimination Complaints

The NAACP is once again taking it to the courts, this time filing a federal lawsuit against Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and her Department of Education for abandoning civil-rights-enforcement regulations and dismissing hundreds of complaints.

— Read on www.theroot.com/the-naacp-sues-betsy-devos-and-the-department-of-educat-1826517933

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Research in Action: Disenfranchisement Study Impacts New Voting Rights Laws | News Article | Lehigh University

Professor Holona Ochs’ research on voter disenfranchisement cited in court case.
— Read on www1.lehigh.edu/news/research-in-action-disenfranchisement-study-impacts-new-voting-rights-laws

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Meet The Fearless Cook Who Secretly Fed — And Funded — The Civil Rights Movement : The Salt : NPR

Meet The Fearless Cook Who Secretly Fed — And Funded — The Civil Rights Movement : The Salt : NPR

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