Curator Says MoMA PS1 Wanted Her, Until She Had a Baby

Curator Says MoMA PS1 Wanted Her, Until She Had a Baby

It was a tantalizing job alternative for Nikki Columbus: an opportunity to direct the efficiency program at MoMA PS1, the Queens museum recognized partly for its sturdy and ingenious dwell artwork, music and dance collection. After months of conferences and conversations with two of the museum’s leaders, Ms. Columbus was formally supplied a place as […]

Star Flutist Sues Boston Symphony Over Pay Equity

Star Flutist Sues Boston Symphony Over Pay Equity

According to the swimsuit, Ms. Rowe made a number of earlier makes an attempt to have her pay adjusted, starting in 2015. The orchestra not solely declined to equalize her pay with Mr. Ferrillo’s, the swimsuit claims, but in addition retaliated towards her for making an attempt to debate the difficulty publicly. Last December, in […]

Opinion

Opinion

Catholic leaders within the United States ought to think about finding out a proposal made by Bishop Franz-Josef Bode, the vice chairman of the German bishops’ convention, who has inspired a considerate dialogue on whether or not Catholic clergymen would possibly supply a kind of blessing for Catholics in same-sex relationships. “Although ‘marriage for all’ […]

Hong Kong Court Allows Spousal Visas for Same-Sex Couples

Hong Kong Court Allows Spousal Visas for Same-Sex Couples

That shift is in keeping with worldwide tendencies, mentioned Kelley Loper, an affiliate professor on the University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law who was concerned in working the survey. “Hong Kong is an international, cosmopolitan city, so it’s not surprising that views are becoming more progressive over time,” she mentioned. Public opinion in Hong […]

‘Access to Literacy’ Is Not a Constitutional Right, Judge in Detroit Rules

‘Access to Literacy’ Is Not a Constitutional Right, Judge in Detroit Rules

Do college students at poorly performing faculties have a constitutional proper to a greater schooling? On Friday, a Federal District Court choose in Michigan determined that they didn’t when he dismissed a class-action lawsuit filed by college students at troubled faculties in Detroit. The go well with, filed in September 2016, argued that college students […]

Why the Supreme Court Opening Could Affect Gay Marriage as Well as Abortion

Why the Supreme Court Opening Could Affect Gay Marriage as Well as Abortion

The Alliance Defending Freedom, the conservative authorized group that argued the Masterpiece case, is at present litigating circumstances the place free speech, non secular freedom and public lodging legal guidelines collide. Earlier this yr, it filed a short with the Kentucky Supreme Court on behalf of a printer who refused to make shirts for a […]

Trump Administration Reverses Obama on Affirmative Action

Trump Administration Reverses Obama on Affirmative Action

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration will encourage the nation’s faculty superintendents and faculty presidents to undertake race-blind admissions requirements, abandoning an Obama administration coverage that known as on universities to contemplate race as a think about diversifying their campuses, Trump administration officers stated. The reversal would restore the coverage set throughout President George W. Bush’s […]

Study: Future Teachers Are Already Biased Against Black Children

Study: Future Teachers Are Already Biased Against Black Children

Image: StockSnap (Pixabay) That black college youngsters are handled extra harshly than white youngsters by academics is not any secret, as plenty of studies and painful anecdotes have repeatedly proven. But some latest analysis published within the journal Contemporary Educational Psychology suggests an much more discouraging actuality: The incoming era of academics exhibits bias in […]

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Opinion

“The Brazilian people, more than any other, needs the influence of advanced peoples in building a race,” learn one 1914 pamphlet, “especially at the historic moment when the percentage represented by the African race is beginning to decline and must disappear into the whirlpool of the white race.” Even as soon as democracia racial was […]