May 22, 2017

Texas lawmakers pass controversial bathroom, adoption bills

The Texas House of Representatives on Sunday approved a limited “bathroom bill” that would require public high school students to use restrooms that match the gender […]
May 22, 2017

Md. campus stabbing evaluated as possible hate crime

The FBI is helping to evaluate whether the fatal stabbing by a white student of a black student visiting the University of Maryland will be prosecuted […]
May 17, 2017

Bananas, nooses on campus spark protests, demands

It’s mid-May, and the talk around American University should be of graduation, internships and students’ plans for the summer. Instead, it’s about nooses and bananas. […]
May 16, 2017

What it's like to be the target of racist incidents on campus

Taylor Dumpson was elated. On May 1, she became student government president at American University — the first African-American woman ever to hold the job. […]