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Charlotte at Six
April 23, 2018 - 8:40 pm
Parents are protesting the new sex education plan in place for CMS. Carol Fitzgerald of "The North Carolina Values Coalition and Jope Gillespoe of WBT News, join Mark Garrison to discuss what is being protested and why.
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FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2017 photo, Sen. Dan Foreman, R-Moscow, waits for the State of the State address inside the House chambers at the state Capitol building in Boise, Idaho. Foreman said Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, he would call Idaho State Police if any student affiliate from Planned Parenthood stopped by his office. (AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger,File)
February 19, 2018 - 10:50 pm
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A Republican state senator who shouted at University of Idaho students in the Capitol to lobby for a birth control bill on Monday now faces an ethics complaint after a tweet from an account presenting as the lawmaker's directed students to discuss "killing babies" with a...
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FILE - In this Feb. 4, 2018 file photo, presidential candidate Fabricio Alvarado with National Restoration Party gives his victory speech after general elections in San Jose, Costa Rica. Alvarado, the surprise winner of Sunday’s vote is a 43-year-old journalist and Christian singer whose songs can be found on Spotify. On April 1 he will face off against governing party candidate Carlos Alvarado, no relation. (AP Photo/Arnulfo Franco, File)
February 08, 2018 - 9:21 am
SAN JOSE, Costa Rica (AP) — Religious and social conservatives in Costa Rica have found a lot to object to from President Luis Guillermo Solis' government. A decision to allow in-vitro fertilization. A plan to recognize civil unions for same-sex couples. The publication of sex education guides by...
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This Jan. 1, 2017 photo provided by Danielle Campoamor shows her with her 3-year-old son, Matthias, in Tomahawk, Wis. "I worry what kind of man I'm raising and how he'll treat women and girls later in his life," says Campoamor, 30, who is already taking Matthias to speaking engagements where sexual misconduct is discussed. "Does he understand? No," she said. "But it won’t be a taboo topic later on. I hope he'll have the courage to stand up for what's right." (Courtesy Danielle Campoamor via AP)
January 10, 2018 - 2:00 pm
Of the many American women dismayed by the wave of sexual misconduct scandals, there's a subgroup with distinctive hopes and fears: mothers of boys. Among them are women who have sought to raise their sons, sometimes from infancy, to shun sexist mindsets and be respectful of girls. Yet even some of...
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In this Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017 photo, Mahboobeh Zeinali, who is HIV-positive, attends an acting class at Reviving Values aid group institute in Tehran, Iran. “Everybody has a very bad attitude toward this disease,” she says. “They even think if they wash their hand where I do they can be infected, but they can’t.”(AP Photo/Vahid Salemi)
November 29, 2017 - 2:00 pm
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — In a square in a poor eastern Tehran neighborhood known for its drug addicts and dealers, psychologist Atefeh Azimi draws another drop of blood from a worried passer-by's finger. She works on a nearby bench, where a sign next to her in English and in Farsi urges the public to...
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In this Sept. 12, 2017 photo provided by the Pacific Legal Foundation, Miranda Lynch watches her son Kaiden Johnson dance at Madill Performing Arts Center in Duluth, Minn. Attorneys for Johnson, who wants to compete with his high school dance team, have filed a federal civil rights complaint after the Minnesota State High School League barred him from championship competition. The Pacific Legal Foundation filed the complaint Tuesday, Nov. 14 with the Office for Civil Rights in the U.S. Department of Education. (Collin Callahan/Pacific Legal Foundation via AP)
November 15, 2017 - 1:00 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Attorneys for a Wisconsin boy who wants to compete with his high school dance team have filed a federal civil rights complaint after the Minnesota State High School League barred him from a championship competition. The Pacific Legal Foundation filed the complaint Tuesday with...
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October 19, 2017 - 3:38 pm
BOSTON (AP) — A national women's rights group and three Massachusetts women filed a lawsuit Thursday challenging the U.S. Education Department's new guidance on investigating campus sexual assaults. The Los Angeles-based Equal Means Equal and the three women, who have separately accused their...
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September 28, 2017 - 2:44 pm
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Five former students are suing a school district and their high school principal, who was fired after being accused of uploading nude images from confiscated cellphones. Lawyers for the women say former LaRue County High School Principal Stephen Kyle Goodlett and the Kentucky...
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July 12, 2017 - 7:59 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Education Department's civil rights chief apologized Wednesday for saying 90 percent of campus sexual assault claims stem from both participants being drunk and that the rights of the accused are too often ignored. "What I said was flippant, and I am sorry," Candice Jackson,...
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Itza Ayala poses for a photo at a park in Houston on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017. When school administrators didn't investigate her 15-year-old daughter's alleged sexual assault by another student, she says, her family turned to the U.S. Education Department's Office for Civil Rights. The office has struggled to keep up with an increase in complaints against school districts. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
May 15, 2017 - 9:20 am
HOUSTON (AP) — Hector and Itza Ayala sat in a conference room at Houston's prestigious high school for the performing arts, clutching a document they hoped would force administrators to investigate their 15-year-old daughter's claim of a classroom sex assault. It had been four months since the girl...
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