Race Issues
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Germany charges synagogue attacker

by Onize Ohikere
Posted 10/10/19, 11:53 am

The suspect who killed two people in an attack at a synagogue in Germany on Wednesday had planned a larger-scale massacre. Authorities charged a man identified as Stephan B. with two counts of murder, nine counts of attempted murder, and other offenses. Police found homemade weapons and explosives in his car after his arrest.

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Path to Harvard stays steeper for some

Education | A judge rules against Asian American students denied admission because of race
by Laura Edghill
Posted 10/09/19, 04:54 pm

Harvard University has prevailed in a lawsuit against its acceptance policies, but the court proceedings revealed obvious bias in how the Ivy League school makes admissions decisions.

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Judge upholds ‘race-conscious’ Harvard admissions

by Harvest Prude
Posted 10/02/19, 12:14 pm

A federal judge on Tuesday ruled against a group of college applicants who claimed Harvard University unfairly rejected them to keep its Asian American student population artificially low. The group that brought the suit, Students for Fair Admissions, said it plans to appeal.

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