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White House issues guidelines to colleges to combat rape

The Obama administration on Monday took another step in its effort to combat rape on college campuses with the release of a new report. The White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault produced the 20-page report. The task force, including Attorney General Eric Holder and Secretary of
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Dr. Ernie Smith

Dr. Ernie Smith received his Bachelor of Arts Degree from Cal State University L.A. For two years, following his graduation, he worked in tele-communications as an assistant producer, at KTTV studios in Los Angeles. While working evenings as a volunteer at Operation Bootstrap, a South Central Los Angeles Community Social
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Shelley Davis

Shelley Davis is the owner and creator of Kinky-Curly Hair Products that encourage women to go natural and experience the freedom of “wash and go” hair! You can check out her products and get more information from www.Kinky-Curly.com …read more    
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Colleges Seek New Paths to Diversity After Court Ruling

Leaders in higher education, upset by Tuesday’s Supreme Court decision upholding Michigan’s ban on race-based preferences in college admissions, said the ruling would nudge them further along the path of finding alternative means to promote diversity in their student bodies. Race remains a permissible element in admissions in states without
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Holder: U.S. To Make More Convicts Eligible for Presidential Clemency

The Obama Administration continued its push to reduce the number of prisoners serving long sentences as a result of the nation’s federal drug laws on Monday with an announcement by Attorney General Eric Holder describing new rules that would expand the pool of convicts eligible to apply for presidential clemency.
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Chibok abductions in Nigeria: More girls ‘flee kidnappers’

Seven of the 85 Nigerian schoolgirls still missing after being abducted last week have escaped, the local state governor says. Another girl had run home on the day of the attack, meaning 77 are still missing, said Borno State Governor Kashim Shettima. About 130 girls were seized from their school
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