99% of students cuffed in NYC schools are black, Hispanic: report

Ben Chapman The New York Daily News Black and Hispanic kids accounted for 99% of all public school students handcuffed by NYPD school safety agents in crisis incidents in 2016, data published Monday shows. A “child in crisis” incident is one where a student displaying signs of emotional distress is […]

Georgetown liturgy does penance for sale of 272 enslaved people in 1838

America Magazine (Jesuit) “The Society of Jesus prays with you today because we have greatly sinned and because we are profoundly sorry,” said Timothy Kesicki, S.J., president, of the Jesuit Conference of Canada and the United States. Father Kesicki was speaking on behalf of the Society of Jesus in the United […]