Rep. Maxine Waters

Rep. Waters Statement on Texas Judge Ruling Obamacare Unconstitutional

December 20, 2018 Carma Henry 0

 “Ironically, this ruling comes barely a month after numerous Republicans stood for reelection while campaigning on the false premise that they actually cared about people with pre-existing conditions and were committed to protecting them. The American people were not fooled by these disingenuous claims, and many of these Republicans lost.” […]

ESSA: A Roadmap for Achieving Equity in Education

December 20, 2018 Carma Henry 0

     State education chiefs and their in-state partners at teaching and research institutions plus educators on the front lines have a real chance to make a difference for Black students and other minorities. But do they have the courage to make the necessary changes? […]

Rep. Bass elected new Chairperson of Congressional Black Caucus

December 13, 2018 Carma Henry 0

Bass has continued to represent the 37th congressional district of California by being an active voice for criminal justice reform, fighting for America’s foster care system, and strengthening the United States ties with Africa. Now Bass will have the opportunity to continue making change in her new role as the chair of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC). […]

Studying Black Identity in South Africa Transformed My Worldview

December 13, 2018 Carma Henry 0

     Of the more than 330,000 U.S. students studying abroad, only 6.1 percent are African American and 10 percent are Latino. This is one in a series of articles by students of color who are breaking down barriers by studying abroad thanks to the Frederick Douglass Global Fellowship, which awards 10 full scholarships a year to students at Minority Serving Institutions.  […]

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