But he went on to win the Heisman Trophy and the national championship.
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April 17, 2014
A Star Player Accused, and a Flawed Rape Investigation, New York Times
Rapping about “racism,” no matter the topic at hand, is the new, winning style.
Yes, IQ Really Matters, Slate
And the SAT measures it.
Obama Administration Planning Fixes to Immigration Law in Coming Weeks, Washington Examiner
“Fixes” mean de facto amnesty for more illegals.
SES and physical activity level explain only 10 percent of the obesity disparity in women.
Non-whites are exposed to 40 percent more air pollution than whites.
Black who scored low on the ACT believes she was rejected due to her “morals.”
Education secretary: “And it’s frankly inspiring.”
Blacks upset because Washington and Lee University honors Robert E. Lee.
Provocative footage from “Nightline.”
April 16, 2014
Obama, Michigan in Talks to Free up $100M to Aid Detroit Pension Deal, Detroit Free Press
Federal money to help fight blight.
Immigration’s Impact on Republican Political Prospects, 1980 to 2012, Center for Immigration Studies
For counties, a 1% increase in immigrant share of population reduces Republican vote by 0.6%.
Without passage of amnesty legislation, that’s probably what he will do.
Philadelphia won’t honor detainer requests for illegals convicted of misdemeanors and nonviolent felonies.
Says “direct outreach” to Muslims accomplishes the same thing.
Babies Just 15 Months Old Show Racial Bias When Picking Playmates, Daily Mail (London)
White babies prefer other white babies.
Baltimore Cyclist Attacked on Guilford Avenue, ABC 2 (Baltimore)
He caught the attack on his helmet camera.
The private school isn’t bound by the First Amendment.
Britain’s Aid Spending the Highest in Europe, Telegraph (London)
Brits gave away 0.7 percent of GDP.
Cheating Pervades India’s Education System, Los Angeles Times
Teachers who try to stop cheating may be attacked.
April 15, 2014
The Truth About Chicago’s Crime Rates, Chicago Magazine
In-depth report: Fudged statistics may be to blame for Chicago crime dropping to “historic lows.”
The New Faces of Baseball, Sports on Earth
Not even black colleges can field a black baseball team.
Is Barack Obama ‘Black’? A Majority of Americans Say No., Washington Post
Most whites and Hispanics consider him “mixed-race.”
The university forgot to call it “diversity.”
Political strategy for the long term.
“Anti-discrimination” isn’t enough.
“Among those below the age of 18 in Berlin, 45 percent have foreign roots.”
The virus kills a majority of those infected.
Lily-White Workers Wanted, Says Dutch Cleaning Company, Christian Science Monitor
Owner says employers who pretend otherwise are hypocrites.
Syria Is Now the Biggest Threat to Britain’s Security, Telegraph (London)
Over 500 “Britons” have gone to fight in Syria.
April 14, 2014
The 16-year-old charged with killing Nathan Trapuzzano violated home detention nine times.
4 Dead Among at Least 36 Shot in Chicago in 36 Hours, Chicago Tribune
Warm weather means the end of the armistice.
An idea of the Oakland school district.
Black/white differences also included.
Wants to stop the defection to the Democrats.
Perp ran companies in China, Hong Kong, and Singapore.
And that’s why Republicans won’t vote for amnesty.
Residents will celebrate “a large and growing population in the city of Minneapolis.”
But some Frenchmen are fighting back.
Plans to Overhaul GCSE Timetable to Avoid Clash with Ramadan, Telegraph (London)
Muslims who were fasting at exam time could get extra points.
First Asian to have a full-time job in British cabinet.
April 11, 2014
Hoping for Asylum, Migrants Strain U.S. Border, New York Times
Thousands are pouring in, attracted by lax enforcement.
Detroit teenager charged with “ethnic intimidation” in beating of white driver.
Sixteen-year-old faces murder charges.
Grand jury says four attempted murders were racially motivated.
Novel charts one white man’s racial awakening.
Frederick Douglass Principal Convicted of Fraud, Baltimore Sun
He stole $2 million in lunch money for poor children.
DPS to Hire Previously Undocumented Immigrants, KUSA (Denver)
Denver Public Schools deliberately hire DACA-status teachers.
Free-for-All in the Cafeteria, New York Times
Give all children free lunches so there will be no stigma for anyone.