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There is a movement of students at Arizona State University who are campaigning to get teen killer Kyle Rittenhouse kicked off campus.

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona State University is awarding its 2019 Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism to Lester Holt, news anchor for NBC. Holt has anchored NBC’s flagship “Nightly News” broadcast since 2015, following eight years as anchor of the newscast’s weekend edition and 12 years as co-anchor of “Weekend Today.” The university’s Walter […]

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Police brutality has become a prevalent issue on college and university campuses. Last May Dr. Ersula Ore, an English professor at Arizona State University, was…

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An Arizona State University Police Officer has been granted a reprieve from being fired for throwing an African American professor to the ground after stopping her for…

Conservatives are ridiculously riled-up over a controversial English class at Arizona State University called “U.S. Race Theory & the Problem of Whiteness,” a social engineering course that examines perceptions of race in America. I believe Arizona State University is offering students a much-needed, progressive, thought-provoking class to stimulate intellectual discussion about cultural awareness in a nation […]

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TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona State offensive lineman Edward Sarafin has told a local magazine he is gay, making him the first active Division I football player to come out. A fifth-year senior, Sarafin told Phoenix-based Compete, a magazine for gay sports, that he began telling teammates about his sexual orientation last spring. “It was […]

An African-American English professor was roughed up by Arizona police, handcuffed, slammed on the squad car, thrown to the pavement, and arrested. Her crime: jaywalking. You read it right – jaywalking. Who gets arrested for jaywalking these days? In this particular case, police arrested Arizona State University professor Ersula Ore and charged her with assault […]

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Dr. Ersula Ore, an English professor at Arizona State University who was pushed and slammed to the ground by a police officer last month after…

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Dr. Ersula Ore, an English professor at Arizona State University who was pushed and slammed to the ground by a police officer last month after…

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PHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona State University fraternity’s operations have been suspended following accusations that the local Tau Kappa Epsilon chapter hosted a distasteful party in commemoration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, replete with racist stereotypes and offensive costumes. “We regard the behavior exhibited as completely outrageous, extraordinarily offensive and wholly unacceptable,” said James […]