@PeteButtigieg : Lawsuits like the one in Maryland remind all of us how an uneven playing field yields underfunded colleges, declining federal funding and HBCU endowments that lag behind those of predominantly white institutions.
An independent review of the University of Maryland’s handling of a fatal adenovirus outbreak in 2018 found that different departments weren’t coordinating with each other, preventing a timely response.
"I know this: Most of us want to believe that we are better than the ugly and unmitigated racism the president has shown through tweets like those of today," writes @davidzurawik
"We're talking about what is effectively a debtors' prison, which is something out of Charles Dickens."
A Maryland artist's new Harriet Tubman mural is already drawing an emotional response far and wide.
Police are arresting protestors who locked down Garland Hall on May 1 as part of a protest against a private campus police force and university ICE contracts.