LAUSD Teacher Sued for Using ‘N-Word’ in Class in Historic Context

Parents and students from Revere Charter Middle School and Magnet Center in Los Angeles have launched a petition to restore a teacher to his job after the 29-year-veteran was suspended by the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) for allegedly using racial terms in class. The petition had neared 800 signatures by Monday morning.In addition, the students held a rally on Monday at the school.


Keith Olbermann Suspended by ESPN

Keith Olbermann, host of ESPN’s Olbermann, has been suspended by the Worldwide Leader in Sports for a week for his recent tweets about Penn State fans and students.