Low tuition plan clears legislative committee

A bill that would dramatically lower tuition at historically minority universities passed a legislative committee Wednesday, as one controversial provision — the possible renaming of the schools — was removed.

HB2 and its Pandora’s box: I identify as 40 and black - that’s OK, right?

Though the Obama administration might have the best of intentions, its fusion of sex and gender in its bathroom letter raises complex questions. And all of this is happening when many complain that our culture is becoming increasingly solipsistic and when President Obama is just one of the voices complaining about those who make up their own facts and their own truths.

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