Black Teen Banned From Graduation Because of His Hair — Black Video News

Mont Belvieu, TX — Deandre Arnold, a high school student from Texas, is reportedly being discriminated against because of his hair style of choice. His school, Barbers Hill High School in the city of Mont Belvieu, has suspended him and banned him from participating in his own graduation unless he cuts his locks to a…Black Teen … Continue reading Black Teen Banned From Graduation Because of His Hair — Black Video News

D.C. Elementary School Apologizes After Asking Black Students To Portray Slaves — Black America Web

An elementary school in Washington, D.C issued an apology after giving black students an assignment stating that they had to portray slaves. Lafayette Elementary School Principal Carrie Broquard said the assignment was a mistake after teachers got carried away while teaching students about the Reconstruction Era and the Civil War. 297 more wordsD.C. Elementary School Apologizes … Continue reading D.C. Elementary School Apologizes After Asking Black Students To Portray Slaves — Black America Web

Racist Snapchat Message Mocking Black Student Group Leads to Suspension of Wisconsin University Football Players — Atlanta Black Star

Five University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire football players behind a racist Snapchat post mocking a Black student organization have been suspended and now face an investigation by the university. Screenshots of their chat thread were circulated among students last week, sparking outrage across campus. The conversation started with one player mentioning a meeting put on by…Racist Snapchat … Continue reading Racist Snapchat Message Mocking Black Student Group Leads to Suspension of Wisconsin University Football Players — Atlanta Black Star

Like Whiteness for Chocolate: Teacher Suspended for Dressing Up as Rapper Common, Complete With Blackface — The Root

Just when you thought blackface had been relegated to old college yearbooks, a California teacher provided the latest proof of white superiority—at least in the field of “trying it”—after he wore blackface in the classroom to buttress the bona fides of his Halloween costume. Read more...Like Whiteness for Chocolate: Teacher Suspended for Dressing Up as Rapper … Continue reading Like Whiteness for Chocolate: Teacher Suspended for Dressing Up as Rapper Common, Complete With Blackface — The Root

Los Angeles DA Drops Charges Against Black Teacher Who Punched Student Who Taunted Him, Yelled Racial Slurs  — Atlanta Black Star

Charges have been dropped against a California music teacher caught on camera punching a student who called verbally assaulted, authorities said Tuesday. The Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office moved to dismiss the child abuse case against… 419 more wordsLos Angeles DA Drops Charges Against Black Teacher Who Punched Student Who Taunted Him, Yelled Racial Slurs  — … Continue reading Los Angeles DA Drops Charges Against Black Teacher Who Punched Student Who Taunted Him, Yelled Racial Slurs  — Atlanta Black Star

Watch: School Resource Officer Resigns After Brutal Attack on 11-Year-Old Girl — The Root

A New Mexico school resource officer has resigned after his body camera recorded him slamming a sixth-grade girl to the ground, wrestling her down and threatening her with trumped-up felonies, all because she committed the egregious crimes of disrupting class, taking an extra milk and standing up on a school bus. Read more...Watch: School Resource Officer … Continue reading Watch: School Resource Officer Resigns After Brutal Attack on 11-Year-Old Girl — The Root

Birmingham School Apologizes, Teacher Didn’t Think It Was a ‘Real Big Deal’ to Paint Bullet Wound on Black 7-Year-Old’s Forehead — Atlanta Black Star

A Black mom in Alabama called out a Birmingham school when her son was sent home with a bullet wound painted on his forehead that she later found out the drama teacher painted. 440 more wordsBirmingham School Apologizes, Teacher Didn’t Think It Was a ‘Real Big Deal’ to Paint Bullet Wound on Black 7-Year-Old’s Forehead — … Continue reading Birmingham School Apologizes, Teacher Didn’t Think It Was a ‘Real Big Deal’ to Paint Bullet Wound on Black 7-Year-Old’s Forehead — Atlanta Black Star