Students and faculty of California’s Pitzer College voted Thursday to suspend the study abroad partnership with Israel’s University of Haifa, but college president Melvin Oliver is declining to take any action on the program, calling it an “academic boycott of Israel.”
Federal agencies are not monitoring how taxpayer funds are being spent, or whether research grants are being properly disclosed to the public.
A congressional bill to raise the federal minimum wage from $7.25 to $15 is set for a vote in the U.S. House of Representatives.
Colorado Republicans made an attempt to delay the speedy movement of a sweeping oil and gas industry regulation bill by requesting the reading of an unrelated 2,000 page bill on the Senate floor.
The gun-injury estimate released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention this week is less reliable than it has been over the last 15 years.
The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) has fired its founder, Morris Dees.
Democratic representative Rashida Tlaib (Mich.) has gotten behind a push from anti-Israel faculty members at a small private California university to end its study abroad partnership with an Israeli university.
Ilhan Omar attended a 2017 conference in Istanbul with left-wing advocates, including a pro-abortion group that calls for “abortions beyond laws and borders,” and activists who aim to “challenge patriarchal structures.”
The Wisconsin Institute for Law and Liberty (WILL) says it is “carefully reviewing” documents turned over by the state Department of Public Instruction (DPI) as part of an ongoing lawsuit that claims DPI violated the state’s open records law.