A new tally states the number of children separated from their families at the U.S.-Mexico border exceeds 5,400 since July 2017.
Teachers in Chicago Public Schools continue their citywide strike that has canceled classes for more than a quarter of a million students.
A coalition of 19 states and Washington, D.C., announced a lawsuit Aug. 23 against President Donald Trump’s administration’s proposed regulation that would allow the administration to detain children
The passing of the bill has been met with an outpour of support from communities and organizations affiliated with the movement for the acceptance of traditionally black hairstyles.
The lawsuit was also filed following Michigan’s decision that it would no longer contract with foster and adoption agencies that discriminated against same-sex couples or LGBTQ people.