In the wake of countrywide student protests calling for decolonization of the university, and reignited debates around racial inequality, this volume insists that the history of South African politics has been about friendship.
In the U.S., a national army was conscripted for the first time; more than 1,000,000 women entered the workforce, contributing to the war effort in countless ways; and African-Americans challenged racial inequality. The first widespread use of airplanes, tanks, and poisonous gas revolutionized warfare and technologies; the wristwatch was popularized by the demands of modern battle; and jazz spread around the world with the American soldiers going abroad.
The Junior Ministers said: Our vision is for a society which is strengthened by its ethnic diversity, where we can live together free from racism, racial inequality and racial discrimination, where we share a common sense of belonging and where human rights and equality are enjoyed by all.
They present ten chapters that examine racial inequality in US education across the K-16 spectrum through discussions of class room climate and practices, educational polices and research methods, and equity and access.
Everyone knows that there is racial inequality in achievement returns from advanced math; however, they do not know why black students and white students taking the same level of math courses are not leaving with the same or comparable skill levels.
The premier issue includes articles on: racial inequality; assisted housing mobility; redeveloping public housing; emerging approaches to urban development; the Polikoff Proposal; and, national housing policy.