Judge continues suit by black teacher punished after criticizing ‘white privilege’ lessons

By Victor Skinner on Monday, October 9th, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

ST. PAUL, Minn. – A U.S. District Judge refused to dismiss a lawsuit filed by a black teacher in the St. Paul school district who alleges administrators retaliated against him for criticizing the district’s ineffective, race-based school discipline policies. U.S. District Judge Susan Richard Nelson denied a motion by St. Paul Public Schools to dismiss […]

School’s ‘Witnessing Whiteness’ program teaches pre-k students to focus on race

By Victor Skinner on Thursday, October 5th, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Officials at the College School in St. Louis want all of their students – from pre-kindergarten to eighth grade – to focus on race, an effort that ties in with Witnessing Whiteness teacher training program at the “progressive” independent school. Only about 26 percent of students at the College School identify […]

‘Black Students United’ complains about too many Caribbean, African blacks on campus

By Victor Skinner on Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 in Uncategorized 2 Comments

ITHACA, N.Y. – A group of black students want Cornell University to focus more on recruiting blacks from the United States, rather than African or Caribbean students, among many other demands. “Black Students United” – which represents people of the “African diaspora” – penned a letter to university administration recently in response to allegations that […]

Brandeis U: Journalism ‘diversity’ grants available to all — except white males

By Victor Skinner on Friday, August 11th, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

WALTHAM, Mass. – There’s an exciting opportunity from Brandeis University to report about social justice – as long as you’re not a white male. It’s all in the name of diversity and inclusion, of course. Essentially, the Brandeis University Shuster Institute for Investigative Journalism thinks there’s already plenty of white male writers, so they’re instead […]

Feds fund teacher training to rid NC schools of ‘euro-centric’ lessons

By Victor Skinner on Monday, July 31st, 2017 in Uncategorized 1 Comment

RALEIGH, N.C. – The federal government is funding summer training sessions for educators to push them into “uncomfortable” conversations about race and white privilege despite public backlash to similar efforts. In North Carolina, scores of Wake County educators are participating in training sessions put on by Project READY, a joint venture by the University of […]

White middle schoolers forced to stand in front of classmates, apologize for ‘privilege’

By Victor Skinner on Wednesday, June 21st, 2017 in Uncategorized 41 Comments

EDEN, N.C. – “White privilege” training in the Rockingham County school system is causing a lot of headaches. Superintendent Rodney Shotwell told Rockingham Now the state threatened to withhold federal funding when a disproportionate number of minority students were suspended in a special exceptional children’s program in 2012 and 2013, so district leaders implemented mandatory […]

SUIT: St. Paul schools retaliated against black teacher who criticized ‘white privilege’ training

By Victor Skinner on Friday, May 12th, 2017 in Uncategorized 7 Comments

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – A former St. Paul Public Schools teacher is suing the district for allegedly retaliating against him for criticizing white privilege training for teachers and related lax discipline policies that shortchanged students. Former fourth grade teacher Aaron Benner spoke out during the 2014-15 school year about the district’s white privilege training for teachers, […]

Schools promote ‘feminist guide’ with lessons on ‘white male privilege’

By Victor Skinner on Thursday, April 27th, 2017 in Uncategorized 1 Comment

AUSTRALIA – The Victorian government in Australia spent $21 million to promote “Respectful Relationships” in schools, including a “feminist guide” for lessons about “white male privilege.” The government is promoting the program in 120 schools that includes a teaching guide called “Fightback” that helps educators craft lessons for high-schoolers about “negative attitudes towards gender equality […]

Thousands of educators flock to ‘White Privilege Conference’ in Kansas City

By Victor Skinner on Tuesday, April 25th, 2017 in Uncategorized 1 Comment

KANSAS CITY, Kan. – About 2,000 educators, social justice warriors and other activists will descend on Kansas City this weekend for the 18th annual National White Privilege Conference, a three-day discussion about how “white supremacy” ruins the world. This year’s conference is titled “Organizing. Strategizing. Taking-Action. Deconstructing the Culture of White Supremacy and Privilege: Creating […]

IL school cancels mandatory ‘white privilege’ lessons after 800 parents protest at board meeting

By Victor Skinner on Tuesday, April 25th, 2017 in Uncategorized 1 Comment

WINNETKA, Ill. – An affluent Chicago area school is dumping its mandatory “white privilege” day for students after hundreds of parents flooded a school board meeting to denounce the “political indoctrination.” New Trier High School assistant superintendent Tim Hayes put the kibosh on a second mandatory “All-School Seminar Day” at an April school board meeting […]

FL teacher fired over ‘racist,’ ‘sexist’ white privilege survey for sixth-graders

By Victor Skinner on Friday, April 7th, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

SPRING HILL, Fla. – Fox Chapel Middle School fired a probationary teacher after she distributed a white privilege survey to her pre-teen students. The survey “How Comfortable am I?” posed the question regarding dozens of hypothetical situations and tasked students with ranking their comfort level on a scale of one to four, with one “not […]

UW-Madison students demand free tuition for all blacks, including illegals and felons

By Victor Skinner on Friday, February 17th, 2017 in Uncategorized 1 Comment

MADISON, Wis. – The University of Wisconsin-Madison’s student government thinks all black people should receive free tuition and housing, as well as exemption from all fees. The Associated Students of Madison want to do away with racist college admissions based on ACT and SAT scores and instead look to enroll students based on where they […]

University of Wisconsin schools ‘white-identified people’ about their racism

By Victor Skinner on Wednesday, February 1st, 2017 in Uncategorized 3 Comments

MADISON, Wis. – A White Privilege workshop offered by the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s Multicultural Student Center is showing students how to use their race to promote social justice. “The goal of this workshop was to engage white-identified people in a conversation about what is their experience in the world; what does this experience look like […]

IL high school plans mandatory lessons on ‘blackenomics,’ ‘western bias in science’

By Victor Skinner on Tuesday, January 17th, 2017 in Uncategorized 2 Comments

WINNETKA, Ill. – A very enlightening exposé by the Illinois Family Institute is highlighting a radical leftist curriculum promoted at one of the state’s most affluent school districts, most recently in the form of a mandatory “All-School Seminar Day 2017.” The Feb. 28 event required of all students at New Trier High School is described […]

‘White privilege’ threatens to upend upcoming Women’s March on Washington

By Victor Skinner on Thursday, January 12th, 2017 in Uncategorized 4 Comments

WASINGTON, D.C. – The intense focus on “white privilege” that has permeated public schools and college campuses across the country is now fracturing the supposed solidarity among women on the far left. The evidence of the emerging fault line surfaced most recently in a Monday New York Times article about a progressive Women’s March scheduled […]