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School Lunch on the Chopping Block

By Niki Sochaczevski Published January 1, 2017

The Trump administration plans to cut funding for free and reduced-price lunches in public school across the United States.

Protecting a Language or Limiting a Population?

By Niki Sochaczevski Published January 1, 2017

Quebec's Charter of the French Language, better known as Bill 101, forces education in French and impedes employment opportunities for students.

Discrimination on College Campuses

By Niki Sochaczevski and Samara Jacobson Published January 1, 2017

How the election of President Trump has contributed to the rise of hatred and discrimination on college campuses across the United States.

Who is Betsy Devos?

By Niki Sochaczevski and Aaron Gottesfeld Published January 1, 2017

Get to know the newly appointed secretary of education, Betsy DeVos. Does she hold the proper qualifications? What are her intended goals as secretary of education? How will her position impact the American education system?