Ultra-rich philanthropists and their private foundations and charities have given almost half a billion dollars since 2006 to these organizations, according to tax filings and Foundation Center data.
On a tour of Israel organized by Birthright, a few Americans were labeled "troublemakers" as they sought out a different perspective on the Israel-Palestine conflict; academics are studying emojis; and in some towns, it floods even when there's no rain now.
The policy shift would give schools and universities the federal government's blessing to take a race-neutral approach to the students they consider for admission.
The first lady engages with children, mostly from Guatemala, in classrooms at Texas facility a day after the president eases his policy on separation of migrant families.
Conservative students say they’re discriminated against for voicing their opinions.
The growing teachers movement aims to qualify and pass a ballot initiative that would funnel nearly $690 million annually to education.
On average, they end up in lower-ranked law schools and have lower bar exam passage rates, employment rates and income levels. With intense competition for paid social justice positions, few will have careers fighting for ideals that brought them to law school in the first place.
The march is one of several taking place around the country to protest gun violence and urge lawmakers to pass gun restrictions.