The debate over whether a Black high school student in Texas should be serving in-school suspension for wearing twisted dreadlocks to class intensified this week as the student’s family and his school district both took legal action.
/ September 21, 2023
Boynton Chapel Methodist Church
Boynton Chapel Methodist Church, designed by Texas’ first licensed Black architect, is now a Recorded Texas Historic Landmark.
/ September 15, 2023
Texas CROWN Act
A Black teen at a Houston-area high school has been suspended for weeks because of a policy prohibiting from wearing his hair in dreadlocks.
/ September 14, 2023
After nine months of hype, Deion Sanders had Colorado ready for prime time in his much-anticipated debut as Buffaloes coach.
/ September 3, 2023
U.S. District Judge David Ezra has overturned a Texas law regulating pornographic websites, saying the rules violate free speech rights.
/ September 2, 2023
A judge handed a Houston teachers union a victory over a new system that will base pay on standardized test scores and classroom performance.
/ September 2, 2023
TNT Crane & Rigging racial discrimination lawsuit
Black employees at TNT Crane & Rigging in Fort Worth, Texas, have filed a federal racial discrimination lawsuit against the employer.
/ August 29, 2023