A professor at California State University, Northridge is appealing a finding by school officials that he retaliated against students who complained of anti-gay and anti-women discrimination after they voluntarily attended an event concerning family issues at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library for class credit.
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The National Collegiate Athletic Association won't move the 2016 Final Four out of Houston in response to last week's repeal of a Houston ordinance that provided far-reaching nondiscrimination rights for gay and transgender people.
Over 30 black football players for the University of Missouri football team have pledged to stop playing football and to avoid all team activities until Tim Wolfe, the president of the University of Missouri system, resigns.
A school district superintendent in semi-rural Southern California has completely outlawed all drawings of all religious leaders on campus because a history teacher assigned a vocabulary worksheet that asked students to draw images of Muhammad.
Students at Myron L. Powell Elementary School in Cedarville, N.J. aren't just learning about reading, writing and arithmetic this fall. They're also getting homework assignments with hypothetical scenarios about going to "an awesome party," getting wasted, having sex with random people they don't know and and ending up with a nasty case of genital herpes.
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) is demanding that the state of Florida outlaw the American rite of passage of dissecting dead frogs because a short video shows a high school teacher juggling dead frogs.
It's time to update your politically-correct jargon, America, because the Obama administration is no longer referring to juvenile delinquents as "juvenile delinquents."
A Catholic elementary school principal in Cincinnati suspended a 6-year-old boy for three days late last week because he used a pretend bow and arrow on the playground at recess.
An ordinance in Houston that provided far-reaching nondiscrimination rights for gay and transgender people went down in flames on Tuesday night --- and it wasn't remotely close.
The U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights has ordered a taxpayer-funded school district in the suburbs of Chicago to allow a male transgender student who dresses like a girl and otherwise identifies as female to use the girls locker room and shower on school premises.
The University of Nebraska--Lincoln has started a "Think Before You Speak Inclusive Language" crusade which instructs students to stop using the words "rape" and "crazy" --- by using T-shirts and big posters emblazoned with the words "rape" and "crazy."
The owner of a for-profit college in Florida employed a private eye to tail a reporter from the Miami Herald because the reporter had written unfavorable stories about the school and the for-profit education industry.
Fallout continues after viral video clips surfaced last week showing a police officer at Spring Valley High School in Columbia, S.C. yanking a female student from her desk in a public high school math classroom.
Billionaire software tycoon Bill Gates has pontificated that businessmen who operate in free markets are too greedy and incompetent to reduce concentrations of carbon dioxide that he believes are disastrously heating the planet.
CNBC has breathlessly reported that the Republican candidates who have participated in this year's three GOP presidential debates have spoken at the ninth-grade level or below according to the Flesch-Kincaid readability test.
An Australian professor is crediting heavy and habitual use of alcohol by colonial settlers for the development of the awesome Aussie accent.
Scientists have determined that sleep is the latest thing to be racist.
Florida Gulf Coast University will hold its big Zombiefest on Wednesday night. However, anyone who shows up to the campus event dressed as a zombie or as anything else will be turned away.
An elementary school in small-town southeastern Michigan has banned "Captain Underpants and the Sensational Sag of Sir Stinks-A-Lot" from its upcoming book fair this year because a main character ends up being gay.
A video clip surfaced on YouTube on Monday showing a public school district police officer attempting to arrest a non-compliant student by violently forcing her from her chair in a high school classroom in Columbia, S.C.