Black and Latino students in California who passed Advanced Placement exams outperformed their peers elsewhere, but a gap persists between them and their white and Asian counterparts, according to new test score results.
Astronauts aboard the International Space Station are marveling at a particularly awesome view from orbit right now. This week marks the first time that three major hurricanes—dubbed Kilo, Ignacio, and Jimena—have been captured simultaneously churning across the Pacific Ocean, according to the United Kingdom's Met Office. Show More Summary
We are STILL paying for it. The post Justification for Higher Education appeared first on The Good Men Project.
President Xi Jinping announced Thursday that China will cut its military by 300,000 troops, a significant reduction in one of the largest militaries in the world and a move that the Chinese leader called a gesture of peace.
The history of paranormal claims relating to police investigations and missing person reports is one addled with controversy and, at times, confusion. While many believe that to rely on the purported abilities of a psychic intuitive could be potentially misleading, let alone the very height of pseudoscience,...
This is what everyone has been waiting for: Nominations Day. It’s that time of the week when the housemates go all Sophie’s Choice in the Diary Room, complaining piteously that picking a housemate to exile is the hardest decision they’ve ever had to make in their lives—and then proceed to trash someone they sleep, eat... Read more »
The College Board, the company that oversees the SATs and Advanced Placement program, released test results from the 2o14-2015 school year on Thursday, including data from SAT, PSAT and AP exams. The data reveals that a record number...Show More Summary
TOKYO (Reuters) - Solar power generation contributed to about 10 percent of peak summer power supplies of Japan's nine major utilities, equivalent to more than 10 nuclear reactors, the Asahi newspaper reported on Thursday.
…and you know what that means. It’s time to eat all the fall-themed junk food and watch horror movies. Yes, I know it’s not “technically” the fall season yet, but September 1st is always the unofficial kick-off for me. Picked all of this up today. Reviews coming sometime between now and Halloween.
The rivers are truly the life blood of our ecology. The post The Rivers: The Greater Life of Which Men are an Inextricable Part appeared first on The Good Men Project.
The Model That "Constructive Feedback University - Study Of 'Black Studies Programs' Program - HAS FAILED TO ACCURATELY CAPTURE ALL OF THE FORCES BEARING DOWN TO Colonize The "Colonized Americanized So-Called Negro" During The Race To...Show More Summary
There are certain places in the world that undeniably lend themselves to scary tales of ghosts and the paranormal, or to at least cast a feeling of profound unease upon us. Spooky abandoned buildings, graveyards, and dark ancient forests are all good examples of locations that really...
The FBI’s Untold War Against Tupac Shakur Black Music and Black Leaders Interview with Author & Journalist, John Potash by Lamont Lilly | @Lamont_Lilly | NewBlackMan (in Exile) John Potash is the author of The FBI War on Tupac Shakur and Black Leaders. Show More Summary
Nearly 20 years after playing his last game, Ty Boykin finally got the call he was waiting for last week: He was going to the major leagues.
Albert Pujols sat in front of his locker Wednesday afternoon, an ice pack strapped to his sore lower back and a smile creasing his face.
The Web started poking fun at Kim Davis the minute someone noticed her smock dress made her a dead ringer for Annie Wilkes in Misery. But we’ve reached peak hilarity with the arrival of the Twitter account “SitNextTo Kim Davis,” a parody account purportedly run by the miserable looking woman sitting next to Davis in... Read more »
Participants were astonished by the strong support they received from the public driving by. That indicated to them a majority of citizens in the region opposed the Wynne government’s planned radical sexualization of the province's children.
The Philadelphia Police Commissioner was giving a talk inside Eastern State Penitentiary when he was interrupted by protesters who pledged to haunt him. — There was a level of excitement and awe among many who walked through a long hall of a now closed prison whose interior rivals its exterior in gothic-chic. Show More Summary
Yep, opposing marriage equality is just like opposing slavery. Or the Nazis, says the antigay commentator. read more