Feature Image: Signs bear the name of three black people killed recently throughout the United States during protests on May 27, 2020, in Midtown Memphis. (Joe…Read More ‘Mr. A, will I ever be a hashtag?’
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Feature Image: In July 2019, black male students gather at the National Civil Rights Museum in Memphis to launch Superintendent Joris Ray’s initiative to increase…Read More Memphis student: ‘George Floyd complied and he was still killed. What can we do at this point?’
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Originally published March, 2020. Feature Image: Student walks down a hallway at Crispus Attucks High School. (Alan Petersime/Chalkbeat) Matt Barnum, Chalkbeat Racially integrated high schools often…Read More Racially integrated high schools often conceal segregated classes, new study shows