Education

LAUSD teachers' strike (Joel Pollak / Breitbart News)

L.A. Teachers Enter Week 2 of Strike, As Talks Continue

Los Angeles teachers are still on strike as of Tuesday morning, after negotiations between the United Teachers Los Angeles (UTLA) union and the L.A. Unified School District (LAUSD) came closer to an agreement over the long weekend.

Students placed a sticker on the door of a new gender-neutral bathroom at Nathan Hale High School in Seattle on Tuesday.

Yale University Offers Students Third Gender Option

Yale University announced last week that it has changed the “University Student Information System” so that students now have the option to register their gender as “non-binary.”

Barney the Purple Dinosaur and children

Ursinus College Professor: Students Want to Be Treated as Children

Ursinus College Professor Jonathan Marks argued in a recent column that college students want to be treated like children. He snidely suggests Fresno State University, which has adopted a new policy about being kind of fellow students, should adopt Barney the Purple Dinosaur as a mascot.

Thousands of teachers march in the rain through Los Angeles, California on January 14, 2019, on the first day of the first teachers strike in 30 years targeting the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD). - Teachers of the LAUSD, the second largest public school district in the US, are …

Photos: Thousands of L.A. Teachers March on Strike

Educators and parents wearing ponchos and rain boots and carrying umbrellas gathered downtown to march from City Hall to district headquarters in the pouring rain, pressing for higher pay and smaller class sizes that the district says could bankrupt the school system with 640,000 students.

Adult Movie Store and Peep Show

UCLA Hosts ‘Comparative Pornographies’ Conference

The University of California Los Angeles will be hosting a conference in March that focuses on the differences between Western and Asian pornography, and seeks to “broaden” the discussion on porn by bringing “pornographic non-Western traditions” into the conversation.