Tag: racial bias

He’s Baack: Trump Appointee Who Quit Consumer Watchdog Agency After Racial Backlash Gets New Government Job at HUD

Donald Trump. Trump appointee Eric Blankenstein’s new job at HUD weeks after he quit the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau following a backlash over racially charged blogs he wrote is causing new outrage.Photo: Getty Apparently, when it comes to the Trump administration, a racially charged past is no bar to being able to stay employed from […]

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Black Children at White Schools Are More Likely to Be Told They Have a Learning Disability

A Black student at a school with few other Black children is more likely to be diagnosed with a learning disability than a similarly performing child at a predominantly Black school, a new study in Society and Mental Health found. It’s a similar case with kids still learning the English language. According to the study, […]

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