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Georgetown University Students Call For Reparations
Georgetown University students voted in favor of funding reparations to the descendants of slaves in the form of a student fee.
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Georgetown Students Vote To Give Reparations To Descendants Of Slaves Sold To Fund School
If university officials agree, Georgetown would become one of the first major U.S. institutions to provide financial restitution for its role in slavery.
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Mick Mulvaney Gets His Ass Kicked In His Private Trivia League
Or, at least, someone with his exact name and background does.
Department of Justice Describes College Bribery Ring
The Federal Bureau of Investigation is charging nearly 50 people for participating in a nationwide bribery ring that U.S. attorney Andrew Lelling called the “largest college admission scam ever prosecuted by the Department of Justice.”
Ethiopian Plane Crash Victims Were UN Workers, Doctors, Academics
Some 157 people, including 8 Americans, were killed when an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8 jetliner crashed shortly after takeoff.
Kanye West Gives Tabletop Speech At Apple Store After Trump Meeting
This wasn't the rapper's first speech on a table this month.
Ellen DeGeneres Gives Gay Valedictorian Rejected By Parents A Heartwarming Surprise
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Georgetown University student Seth Owen said he'd looked up to Ellen when he was coming out.
Gay Valedictorian Rejected By Parents Gets Over $80,000 In Donations To Go To College
Seth Owen, who endured gay conversion therapy, will be attending Georgetown University this fall thanks to a GoFundMe campaign.
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Georgetown University Alums Call On Fellow Alum Kirstjen Nielsen To Resign
Hundreds of alumni say the homeland security secretary “disgraces” their school with migrant family separations.
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Let's Not Give Alleged Harassers A Comeback Narrative
A spate of recent stories wonder if men exposed by Me Too can return to the spotlight. Their accusers often can't.
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Why I Responded Live On The Air To A Viewer Who Called Me A Racial Slur
Every single day, journalists of color get emails like the one I got.
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Georgetown Law Professors Tell Jeff Sessions He's The Wrong Man To Talk About Free Speech
"It is insulting to the community, to the idea of freedom of expression, and therefore to the very point of a law school," one of the signers says.
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Swastika Found In Georgetown University Residence Hall At Start Of Jewish Holiday
It's the third swastika found on campus since the school year started.
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Nike Agrees To Help Watchdog Group Inspect Its Overseas Factories
After pressure from Georgetown students, the apparel giant will aid inspections by a worker rights group at a Vietnam plant and others.
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This Robot Was Meant To Patrol An Office Building. Instead, It Fell Into A Fountain.
"Security robot, yes. Submarine robot, no. Got it."
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These 3 Women Are Fed Up With Sexual Harassment. And They're Taking Action.
The Silicon Valley entrepreneurs just launched a website offering real advice and resources for victims.
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Are Robots Taking Over The World's Finance Jobs?
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Incoming Georgetown Student Struggles To Pay For School That Sold Her Family Into Slavery
Elizabeth Thomas received preferential status but she believes the school could be doing more.
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