In a farewell address at Northeastern University Thursday, Ted Mitchell, the under secretary of education, said that a “yawning wealth divide” between minority students and white peers makes expanding access […]
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Experts attribute the slight increase in killings in 2016 to gang feuds, which can fluctuate year to year. “Gang homicides tend to move upward and downward,” said James Alan Fox, a […]
Technology is transforming our world quickly. But it’s happening even faster than you think. For example, when a business brings a new server online, how long do you think it […]
Political ethics and disclosure questions have been in the headlines lately. Just now those include President-elect Donald Trump’s refusal to release his tax returns and his many still-unresolved conflicts of […]
Many media outlets and analysts joined Trump in denouncing the decision by BuzzFeed to release the report, which had been circulating in Washington for weeks. “I think it was incredibly irresponsible.” […]
Carla Brodley, dean for the College of Computer Information and Science at Northeastern University, explains how to make computer science attractive to all students to fill workforce gaps.
We conducted a survey on 29 gun control ideas, looking for the intersection of effectiveness and popularity.
Here’s what we learned: “Political warfare” in cyberspace has come of age. Great powers have begun to attack their enemies’ credibility through cyber operations and propaganda spread in comment fields, […]
The unemployment rate for black workers remains at 7.8 percent. While the jobless rate for those with a college degree is 2.5 percent, it’s almost twice that for workers who […]
About one in five gun owners in the U.S. said they purchased a firearm in the previous two years without undergoing a background check, according to a new study. The result, […]
And now it’s Ford keeping jobs in the USA. After public pressure from President-elect Donald Trump, this week Ford said it would scrap plans for a new $1.6 billion plant […]
As framed by Breitbart, the Post-Gazette’s report is a comforting revelation for white readers who feel attacked by those dreaded social justice warriors. But here is a reality check, courtesy […]