Company donates $45 million to Step Up For Students

Beverage distributor providing scholarships for lower-income families around state FORT LAUDERDALE – Breakthru Beverage Florida, one of the largest distributors of wines, spirits and...

New book lays out Supreme Court’s stance on slavery

DR. GLENN C. ALTSCHULER SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER In February 1865, during a debate over an appropriation to fund a bust of Roger Taney,...

‘OUR GOD IS MARCHING ON’

Dr. Martin Luther King’s 1965 speech on voting rights resonates still Click For More

HOW FAR HAVE WE COME?

One study determines progress has been made in closing the ‘quality of life’ gap between Black and White Americans. BY THE FLORIDA COURIER STAFF With...

Teacher shortages linger in many states

Some states are changing their licensure rules to make it easier to fill positions. BY SOPHIE QUINTON STATELINE.ORG/TNS WASHINGTON — All 50 states began the current school...

Panel in favor of school board term limits

Constitution Revision Commission also advances measure to appoint all superintendents BY LLOYD DUNKELBERGER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – School board members would be limited to...

‘Black Mirror’ examines how Americans see themselves

BY DR. GLENN C. ALTSCHULER SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER Eric Lott, a professor of English and American Studies at the Graduate Center, City University of...

WMU-Cooley professors discuss free speech in public schools, universities

More than 100 students attended a Constitution Day event on Western Michigan University (WMU)-Cooley Law School’s Tampa Bay campus to participate in a discussion...

Morrison shares thoughts on race, history in ‘Others’

BY DR. GLENN C. ALTSCHULER SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER Toni Morrison is a national – and international – treasure. As a senior editor at Random...

Gregory’s book breaks down Black history

BY JIM HIGGINS MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL/TNS Fairly and with a touch of humor, the late Dick Gregory describes himself and his purpose in the opening pages...

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