- SC judge who wrote separate not equal honored Updated: Apr-11-14 1:31 pm
- Wisconsin seeks answer to student achievement gap Updated: Apr-09-14 6:21 pm
- English soccer is now without a black coach Updated: Apr-07-14 3:20 pm
- Judge who first wrote separate is not equal lauded Updated: Apr-05-14 11:14 am
- Judge addresses issues in desegregation case Updated: Apr-04-14 12:29 pm
- Jesse Jackson targets tech's lack of diversity Updated: Mar-19-14 7:26 pm
CHARLESTON, South Carolina - U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder says the first federal judge to write an opinion challenging separate but equal decades after the policy was declared the law by the U.S. Supreme Court was morally right and historically gutsy.
MADISON, Wisconsin - Wisconsin had the worst achievement gap between black and white students among states last year, and officials shouldered the blame Wednesday while putting the onus on teachers to address the issue.
LONDON - Norwich didn't fire Chris Hughton because he's black. The English soccer club fired him because it is petrified of dropping out of the Premier League and losing millions in revenue.
CHARLESTON, South Carolina - In a little-known chapter of American history, a federal judge who was the son of a Confederate soldier and presided in the city where the Civil War began was the first judge in the nation to write that segregated schools are unequal schools since separate but equal became the law of the land.
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - A federal judge says a panel that reviews magnet school programs for three central Arkansas school districts involved in a long-running desegregation battle will cease to exist this summer.
The Rev. Jesse Jackson is bringing a strategy borrowed from the traditional civil rights era playbook to the age of social media and a booming tech industry known for its disruptive innovation.