Confronting an unpleasant chapter of local history head-on, members of the Mc Henry County Historical Society staged a re-enactment of a Ku Klux Klan recruitment drive as it might have occurred during the racist group's heyday.
The recent performance--"The KKK Comes Looking for Members"--was held in an old slat-board town hall with authentic costumes and good intentions.
Betsy De Vos, President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for secretary of education, just failed her first test.
At her Senate confirmation hearing Tuesday night, the billionaire conservative philanthropist and “school choice” advocate appeared unprepared to answer straightforward questions about school reform, and she aired extreme views that could cause headaches for the incoming administration. #De Vos Hearing pic.twitter.com/QN1HLsc1WV— deray mckesson (@deray) January 18, 2017“I think, if I’m understanding your question correctly around proficiency, I would also correlate it to competency and mastery, so that each student is measured according to the advancement they’re making in each subject area,” she said.“Well, that’s growth. ““It surprises me that you don’t know this issue,” he said, “and Mr.
"There's a higher instance of divorce, and [the marriages] are shorter." Smith said family pressures and cultural differences...