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The War Against Students Is Pushing Us Toward a Global Education Crisis

For Miranda Mendoza Flores, age 18.

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How Russia Is Weaponizing International Students in the New Cold War

Russia is a top destination for international students and the most popular place for students from former Soviet countries to study. The country currently hosts more than 243,752 international students and considers international recruitment to be an important geopolitical goal.

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Students Say Wisconsin School Threw Their Lunches in the Garbage Because They Didn’t Have Enough Money

Students at in the Stanley-Boyd school district in Wisconsin say that school staff members have taken to throwing their lunches in the garbage because they don’t have enough money on their school lunch accounts.

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Here's Why 1 in 5 College Students Struggle with Anxiety or Depression

Many of us think of college as a wondrous time of new experiences and great freedom to explore new ideas and find one’s true self.

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Texas Charter School Asked Students to List 'Positive Aspects' of Slavery

An enraged father was in disbelief when he saw his eighth grader's homework assignment. The student was given a paper with two columns to fill out by listing the "positive aspects" and the "negative aspects" of life as a slave.

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Mental Illness Is a Real Issue on College Campuses - We Need to Take It Seriously

Unlike his former classmates, Alex isn’t writing final exams right now, or searching for a summer job, or choosing electives for next year. Alex is no longer a student at all.

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This Disturbing Video Shows a Cop Manhandling a Handcuffed Student for 'Cussing'

A police officer forcefully arrested 16-year-old Tiffany Rodriguez at Por Vida Charter High School on Wednesday, according to San Antonio’s Fox 29.

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Political Corruption Is Underwriting America’s Gun Control Nightmare

Parkland shooting survivor and activist David Hogg recently asked why John McCain has taken over $7 million from the NRA (not to mention other millions they and other “guns rights” groups have spent supporting him indirectly).

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Student Activists Win Big as Florida Legislators Vote to Raise Firearm Purchase Age Limit

Student activists from Parkland, Florida, captivated the country with their passionate advocacy for gun control following the devastating shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.

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Picture the United States Without Student Debt

Picture the United States without student debt. It’s a country with a larger, more vibrant economy than the one we have today. It’s a country where more than a million people, including many people who never went to college, have jobs they would not otherwise have.

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Young Courage vs. White Male Rage

Gun violence in the United States is so routine, and the responses that follow a mass shooting so scripted, that the political response emerging in the wake of the Parkland, Fla., school shooting last week have caught the nation off guard.

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