Wake County’s efforts to balance schools by income kept it more diverse than other large North Carolina school systems and also helped to reduce the achievement gap between white and black students, according to a new Duke University study.
It starts to make sense now, looking back with the benefit of hindsight, with the benefit of knowing what would happen over the next 12 weeks. At the time, it was hard to understand why Marquise Williams was so calm.
J. Mark Davidson: Every Syrian refugee family warmly welcomed in a so-called “infidel” nation weakens ISIS. Acts of mercy confound their assumptions about us. Acts of bigotry and hatred confirm their assumptions about us.