California school district under fire for creating white student support group for Derek Chauvin trial

A California school district has are under fire after it was reported that school officials created a support group for white students to vent after Derek Chauvin was found guilty of murdering George Floyd. Floyd’s murder has widely believed to be racially motivated abuse of power by the police. However, instead of focusing on the themes of… Continue reading California school district under fire for creating white student support group for Derek Chauvin trial

Police searching for 19-year-old Buffalo State College student who hasn’t been seen since April 24th

New York police are searching for a 19-year-old Buffalo State college student who disappeared over a week ago.  Saniyya Dennis, a sophomore in college was last seen on campus on April 24, authorities said according to CBS News. Police says she was last seen in the elevator of her dorm around 11 p.m. The teen’s… Continue reading Police searching for 19-year-old Buffalo State College student who hasn’t been seen since April 24th

Police investigate Florida principal seen on video paddling 6-year-old student

Police have launched an investigation after a video showed a school principal hitting a 6-year-old student with a wooden paddle. The student’s mother recorded the incident on her phone last month in Clewiston, Florida. The mother, who doesn’t speak English she didn’t give consent for the child to be paddled. The mother, who does not… Continue reading Police investigate Florida principal seen on video paddling 6-year-old student

Do White People Even Know BLACK HISTORY?! | #WhitePanel

Do White People Even Know BLACK HISTORY?! | #WhitePanel You already know we keep 100 at The Table. With everything that’s going on in the country I invited 5 white people (that’s right) to sit down with me for an honest conversation about Wealth, ‘Black Lives Matter’ and everything in between. Think you know what… Continue reading Do White People Even Know BLACK HISTORY?! | #WhitePanel

James Madison University Student Set To Become First Black Woman In Virginia With Biophysical Chemistry Degree

Early next month, Jay-Anne Johnson will graduate from James Madison University as the first Black woman to complete a bachelor’s degree in biophysical chemistry. “Someone from Jamaica who came here as a kid, emigrated and everything, can still shock the world and shock herself in a sense. And if I can do it, anyone can… Continue reading James Madison University Student Set To Become First Black Woman In Virginia With Biophysical Chemistry Degree

Nigerian Student Receives More Than $5 Million In Scholarships To Schools Across The US And Canada

The hard work has paid off for this straight-A student from Nigeria who received full-ride scholarships to multiple schools in the amount of more than $5 million dollars.  According to admission documents and estimates of financial aid awards, Victory Yinka-Banjo, a high school graduate, received 19 offers from universities across the U.S. and Canada, CNN… Continue reading Nigerian Student Receives More Than $5 Million In Scholarships To Schools Across The US And Canada

Louisiana Bus Driver Is Out of a Job After Making Insensitive Comments to 11-Year-Old Black Student

A Louisiana school bus driver is no longer employed, after she was captured on video making racially insensitive remarks toward George Floyd to an 11-year-old student on her bus. The incident was sent to the school system last week by Rose Gabriel, who became aware of it after her son Rashad told that his white… Continue reading Louisiana Bus Driver Is Out of a Job After Making Insensitive Comments to 11-Year-Old Black Student

Illinois Bar Owner Arrested for Attack on Black College Student After Days of Public Pressure

An Illinois bar owner has accused of assaulting a college student until she was unconscious has been arrested following a 10-day investigation. Steven William Homan, 47, was arrested and taken to the Adams County Jail shortly on Thursday charged with aggravated battery for an April 4 encounter with 19-year-old Jazzpher “Jazz” Evans. According to the… Continue reading Illinois Bar Owner Arrested for Attack on Black College Student After Days of Public Pressure

Black College Student Says 47-Year-Old White Bar Owner Choked, Slammed Her After She Put In A Song Request

The Joliet West High School graduate is known in her community as an excellent athlete and scholar. She is now studying at Quincy University while playing basketball for the school. Evans’ teammates released a statement on Twitter after the attack. “This past week, one of our own Jazzpher Evans was assaulted,” the team stated. “As the… Continue reading Black College Student Says 47-Year-Old White Bar Owner Choked, Slammed Her After She Put In A Song Request

George Floyd’s Girlfriend, Who Worked At The School Daunte Wright Attended, Remembers Him As A ‘Goofy’ Student

Courteney Ross, George Floyd‘s girlfriend, said she was familiar with Daunte Wright, who was fatally shot by Minnesota police over the weekend. Ross told The Washington Post that Wright was a student while she was a dean at Edison High School. She described him as “a silly boy, as goofy as can be,” who required… Continue reading George Floyd’s Girlfriend, Who Worked At The School Daunte Wright Attended, Remembers Him As A ‘Goofy’ Student