‘Redneck’ student standing up for what’s right

April 28, 2001

In the past few weeks our family has been put in a situation shadowing racism. Two weeks ago, our son Thomas was suspended from Warren Hills Regional High School because he wore and refused to take off a “Jeff Foxworthy” T-shirt. On March 29, our family addressed the school board

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Secrets and lies

April 28, 2001

The most pernicious thing about racial preferences is the culture of concealment that they spawn

By Cathy Young

Salon.com, April 28, 2001

The fortunes of affirmative action seem to be at their lowest ebb since President Johnson first invoked the phrase 36 years ago, in an executive order banning discrimination in hiring. In

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School board defends suspension of student who wore ‘redneck’ shirt

April 21, 2001

By Jeff Diamant

Star-Ledger, April 21, 2001

The Warren Hills Regional Board of Education has upheld the three-day suspension of high school senior who was suspended last month for wearing, and refusing to take off, a shirt with the words “redneck sports fan” on it.

The student, Tom Sypniewski, had appealed his March

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Affirmative action’s bard

April 12, 2001

Is the University of Michigan’s Lee Bollinger the master of tragedy or farce?

By Carol Iannone

National Review, April 12, 2001

The National Association of Scholars has just released a study showing that racial diversity in a student body does not in itself carry educational benefits, contrary to the claims of affirmative action

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Racial Profiling In University Admissions

April 05, 2001

By Ann Coulter

Human Events Online, April 5, 2001

LAST WEEK, my old law firm won a spectacular court victory against my law school prohibiting it from engaging in racial discrimination in admissions. Thank heaven I’ve graduated. I don’t think I could take the piety and hysteria now engulfing the University of

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Freedom to a T!

April 02, 2001

Shirt doesn’t hold a thread of hate. Board needs to get back to business.

By the editors

Express-Times, April 2, 2001

The Warren Hills Regional School Board will set aside students’ academic achievement, discipline, the district’s budget and who knows what other high-priority matters Tuesday for something of vital importance: What one kid

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