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‘White Only’ signs for sale at antiques store spark confrontation

‘White Only’ signs for sale at antiques store spark confrontation

Nicola Shanks was browsing the aisles of an antique store in Cortez, Colorado, last week when she noticed several signs that took her aback. “Public Swimming Pool — White Only,” one read. “Colored Seated In Rear,” another read. “We Serve Colored Carry Out Only,” read a third. Shanks, a stay-at-home mom with an African-American daughter,…MORE

Washington and Lee students want optional diplomas without portraits of Washington and Lee. A descendent of Lee supports the idea

Washington and Lee students want optional diplomas without portraits of Washington and Lee. A descendent of Lee supports the idea

Students at Washington and Lee University want the option of receiving a diploma without the portraits of the university’s namesakes: George Washington and Robert E. Lee. A petition is gaining support among law students there, and now, a great-nephew of the Confederate general is joining them. “It’s always been coming, we’re just finally dealing with…MORE

Four NFL teams square off to see who will play in Super Bowl LIV

Four NFL teams square off to see who will play in Super Bowl LIV

Four teams are one game away from the Super Bowl LIV, the 54th time the game has been played for those who don’t read Latin. The NFC and AFC Conference Championships are on the line on Sunday to determine the two teams that will play in the Super Bowl. Here are the story lines to…MORE

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