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Zero Hedge
Dallas School Board Designates Founding Fathers As Having "Confederate Links"a school board spokesperson while describing a list which contained Thomas Jeff
Zero Hedge / Posted 23 hours ago
a school board spokesperson while describing a list which contained Thomas Jefferson, Ben Franklin, and Sam Houston. The Dallas Independent School District is in damage control mode after an internal school board list was obtained by local press... Read more
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Breitbart
Dallas Considered Renaming Schools Named After Founding FathersThe Dallas Independent School District considered renaming schools named after
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
The Dallas Independent School District considered renaming schools named after Ben Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, and James Madison, but ultimately decided against the change. The Dallas Independent School District proposed a renaming plan for several... Read more
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FOX News
Dallas plans to rename schools with Confederate tiesWhip Joe Borelli and former Obama 2008 staffer Andrew Feldman on calls to remov
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
Whip Joe Borelli and former Obama 2008 staffer Andrew Feldman on calls to remove Confederate statues and monuments. The Dallas Independent School District is changing the name of four schools honoring Confederate generals and researching another... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Dallas school district rethinking effort to rename schoolsits focus as it looks to rename some schools bearing the names of Confederate f
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 3 days ago
its focus as it looks to rename some schools bearing the names of Confederate figures. The Dallas Morning News reports the Dallas Independent School District initially planned to research more than 20 historical figures to see if their ties to the... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Dallas school district rethinking effort to rename schoolsits focus as it looks to rename some schools bearing the names of Confederate f
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 3 days ago
its focus as it looks to rename some schools bearing the names of Confederate figures. The Dallas Morning News reports the Dallas Independent School District initially planned to research more than 20 historical figures to see if their ties to the... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Dallas school district rethinking effort to rename schoolsits focus as it looks to rename some schools bearing the names of Confederate f
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 3 days ago
its focus as it looks to rename some schools bearing the names of Confederate figures. The Dallas Morning News reports the Dallas Independent School District initially planned to research more than 20 historical figures to see if their ties to the... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Dallas school district rethinking effort to rename schoolsits focus as it looks to rename some schools bearing the names of Confederate f
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 3 days ago
its focus as it looks to rename some schools bearing the names of Confederate figures. The Dallas Morning News reports the Dallas Independent School District initially planned to research more than 20 historical figures to see if their ties to the... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Dallas school district rethinking effort to rename schoolsits focus as it looks to rename some schools bearing the names of Confederate f
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 3 days ago
its focus as it looks to rename some schools bearing the names of Confederate figures. The Dallas Morning News reports the Dallas Independent School District initially planned to research more than 20 historical figures to see if their ties to the... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Dallas school district rethinking effort to rename schoolsits focus as it looks to rename some schools bearing the names of Confederate f
KTXS Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
its focus as it looks to rename some schools bearing the names of Confederate figures. The Dallas Morning News reports the Dallas Independent School District initially planned to research more than 20 historical figures to see if their ties to the... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Dallas school district rethinking effort to rename schoolsits focus as it looks to rename some schools bearing the names of Confederate f
KXXV Waco / Posted 3 days ago
its focus as it looks to rename some schools bearing the names of Confederate figures. The Dallas Morning News reports the Dallas Independent School District initially planned to research more than 20 historical figures to see if their ties to the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Dallas school district rethinking effort to rename schoolsits focus as it looks to rename some schools bearing the names of Confederate f
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
its focus as it looks to rename some schools bearing the names of Confederate figures. The Dallas Morning News reports the Dallas Independent School District initially planned to research more than 20 historical figures to see if their ties to the... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Dallas mulls renaming schools with Confederacy tied namesconnections to slavery or the Confederacy should prompt consideration of removi
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 3 days ago
connections to slavery or the Confederacy should prompt consideration of removing their names from district campuses. Dallas Independent School District administrators recently recommended changing the names of elementary schools honoring... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Dallas mulls renaming schools with Confederacy-tied namesconnections to slavery or the Confederacy should prompt consideration of removi
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
connections to slavery or the Confederacy should prompt consideration of removing their names from district campuses. Dallas Independent School District administrators recently recommended changing the names of elementary schools honoring... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Dallas mulls renaming schools with Confederacy-tied namesconnections to slavery or the Confederacy should prompt consideration of removi
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
connections to slavery or the Confederacy should prompt consideration of removing their names from district campuses. Dallas Independent School District administrators recently recommended changing the names of elementary schools honoring... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Dallas mulls renaming schools with Confederacy-tied namesconnections to slavery or the Confederacy should prompt consideration of removi
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 3 days ago
connections to slavery or the Confederacy should prompt consideration of removing their names from district campuses. Dallas Independent School District administrators recently recommended changing the names of elementary schools honoring... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Dallas mulls renaming schools with Confederacy-tied namesconnections to slavery or the Confederacy should prompt consideration of removi
The New Canaan News / Posted 3 days ago
connections to slavery or the Confederacy should prompt consideration of removing their names from district campuses. Dallas Independent School District administrators recently recommended changing the names of elementary schools honoring... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Dallas mulls renaming schools with Confederacy-tied namesconnections to slavery or the Confederacy should prompt consideration of removi
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
connections to slavery or the Confederacy should prompt consideration of removing their names from district campuses. Dallas Independent School District administrators recently recommended changing the names of elementary schools honoring... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Dallas mulls renaming schools with Confederacy-tied namesconnections to slavery or the Confederacy should prompt consideration of removi
Houston Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
connections to slavery or the Confederacy should prompt consideration of removing their names from district campuses. Dallas Independent School District administrators recently recommended changing the names of elementary schools honoring... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Dallas mulls renaming schools with Confederacy-tied namesconnections to slavery or the Confederacy should prompt consideration of removi
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
connections to slavery or the Confederacy should prompt consideration of removing their names from district campuses. Dallas Independent School District administrators recently recommended changing the names of elementary schools honoring... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Dallas mulls renaming schools with Confederacy-tied namesConfederacy should prompt consideration of removing their names from district c
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 4 days ago
Confederacy should prompt consideration of removing their names from district campuses. The Dallas Morning News reports Dallas Independent School District administrators recommended changing the names of Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee, Albert... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Dallas mulls renaming schools with Confederacy-tied namesConfederacy should prompt consideration of removing their names from district c
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 4 days ago
Confederacy should prompt consideration of removing their names from district campuses. The Dallas Morning News reports Dallas Independent School District administrators recommended changing the names of Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee, Albert... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Dallas mulls renaming schools with Confederacy-tied namesConfederacy should prompt consideration of removing their names from district c
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 4 days ago
Confederacy should prompt consideration of removing their names from district campuses. The Dallas Morning News reports Dallas Independent School District administrators recommended changing the names of Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee, Albert... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Dallas mulls renaming schools with Confederacy-tied namesConfederacy should prompt consideration of removing their names from district c
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 days ago
Confederacy should prompt consideration of removing their names from district campuses. The Dallas Morning News reports Dallas Independent School District administrators recommended changing the names of Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee, Albert... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Dallas mulls renaming schools with Confederacy-tied namesConfederacy should prompt consideration of removing their names from district c
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 4 days ago
Confederacy should prompt consideration of removing their names from district campuses. The Dallas Morning News reports Dallas Independent School District administrators recommended changing the names of Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee, Albert... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Dallas mulls renaming schools with Confederacy-tied namesConfederacy should prompt consideration of removing their names from district c
KXXV Waco / Posted 4 days ago
Confederacy should prompt consideration of removing their names from district campuses. The Dallas Morning News reports Dallas Independent School District administrators recommended changing the names of Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee, Albert... Read more
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The Washington Times
Texas school district may rename schools honoring Ben Franklin, Thomas Jefferson over slavery debateU.S. currency, but Texas officials may soon remove his name from one middle sch
The Washington Times / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. currency, but Texas officials may soon remove his name from one middle school over a “connection to Confederacy.” Dallas Independent School District is conducting an investigation into numerous schools in the wake of a national debate over... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Dallas mulls renaming schools with Confederacy-tied namesConfederacy should prompt consideration of removing their names from district c
KTXS Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
Confederacy should prompt consideration of removing their names from district campuses. The Dallas Morning News reports Dallas Independent School District administrators recommended changing the names of Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee, Albert... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
DISD Focused on Renaming Four Schools with Confederate TiesThe names of Confederate leaders could become history on Dallas Independent Sch
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 7 days ago
The names of Confederate leaders could become history on Dallas Independent School District buildings. School board members took up the issue of renaming schools Thursday afternoon. There was some back and forth on how many schools should be... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Political Action Committee to Urge Vote Against DCSelection. The government-run school bus agency that transports students for ni
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 9 days ago
election. The government-run school bus agency that transports students for nine area school districts, including the Dallas Independent School District, has run into past financial mismanagement that drew the attention of the state... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Battles over racist symbols and monuments spreadday and have to face this past every single day,” Miguel Solis, former board pr
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 11 days ago
day and have to face this past every single day,” Miguel Solis, former board president and current board member of the Dallas Independent School District, told The Associated Press. Dallas, along with other cities, began moving to change... Read more
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citybizlist Dallas
TACA Announces Grants for Three Bold New Works and Three Innovative Artist ResidenciesSara Romersberger, to lead efforts for the Transformation Project, an initiativ
citybizlist Dallas / Posted 15 days ago
Sara Romersberger, to lead efforts for the Transformation Project, an initiative that the nonprofit collaborates with the Dallas Independent School District on by working with high school students during the school day and within an educational... Read more
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11 News Houston
Start of school uncertain for thousands of students uprooted by Harveybe critical as they learn about life post-Harvey. In Houston, 218,000 students
11 News Houston / Posted 17 days ago
be critical as they learn about life post-Harvey. In Houston, 218,000 students are expected to begin classes on Sept. 11. Dallas Independent School District is collecting school supplies and uniforms for students enrolling in class here. © 2017... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Inside Texas Politics ()of property taxes that taxpayers pay is for schools. In Dallas, that part of ta
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 19 days ago
of property taxes that taxpayers pay is for schools. In Dallas, that part of taxes will not increase anytime soon. The Dallas Independent School District refused to raise property taxes, and declined to let voters even consider it this fall.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Old South names grow thornier for U.S. schoolsday and have to face this past every single day," said Miguel Solis, former boa
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
day and have to face this past every single day," said Miguel Solis, former board president and current board member of the Dallas Independent School District. Dallas, along with other cities, began moving to change Confederate names and imagery... Read more
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KERA North Texas
South Texas Students Who Evacuated From Harvey Head Back To School In Dallasmore nimble. So we don’t have to turn the Titanic, we just have to turn a littl
KERA North Texas / Posted 21 days ago
more nimble. So we don’t have to turn the Titanic, we just have to turn a little ship,” McLeod says. The big ship is the Dallas independent school district. Superintendent Michael Hinojosa says more than 100 evacuees have already started in... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
DCS Showing Signs of Improvement, But Concerns Remaindown by putting the agency's future in the hands of Dallas County voters this N
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 21 days ago
down by putting the agency's future in the hands of Dallas County voters this November. On Thursday administrators with Dallas Independent School District also expressed concern over missed routes, missed stops and late drop-offs. "Dallas ISD... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Officials grappling with Confederate names on public schoolsday and have to face this past every single day,� said Miguel Solis, former boa
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
day and have to face this past every single day,� said Miguel Solis, former board president and current board member of the Dallas Independent School District. Dallas, along with other cities, began moving to change Confederate names and imagery... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Officials grappling with Confederate names on public schoolsday and have to face this past every single day," said Miguel Solis, former boa
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 22 days ago
day and have to face this past every single day," said Miguel Solis, former board president and current board member of the Dallas Independent School District. Dallas, along with other cities, began moving to change Confederate names and imagery... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Officials grappling with Confederate names on public schoolsday and have to face this past every single day," said Miguel Solis, former boa
WGEM Quincy / Posted 22 days ago
day and have to face this past every single day," said Miguel Solis, former board president and current board member of the Dallas Independent School District. Dallas, along with other cities, began moving to change Confederate names and imagery... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Officials grappling with Confederate names on public schoolsday and have to face this past every single day," said Miguel Solis, former boa
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 22 days ago
day and have to face this past every single day," said Miguel Solis, former board president and current board member of the Dallas Independent School District. Dallas, along with other cities, began moving to change Confederate names and imagery... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Officials grappling with Confederate names on public schoolsday and have to face this past every single day," said Miguel Solis, former boa
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 22 days ago
day and have to face this past every single day," said Miguel Solis, former board president and current board member of the Dallas Independent School District. Dallas, along with other cities, began moving to change Confederate names and imagery... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Officials grappling with Confederate names on public schoolsday and have to face this past every single day," said Miguel Solis, former boa
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 22 days ago
day and have to face this past every single day," said Miguel Solis, former board president and current board member of the Dallas Independent School District. Dallas, along with other cities, began moving to change Confederate names and imagery... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Officials grappling with Confederate names on public schoolsday and have to face this past every single day," said Miguel Solis, former boa
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 22 days ago
day and have to face this past every single day," said Miguel Solis, former board president and current board member of the Dallas Independent School District. Dallas, along with other cities, began moving to change Confederate names and imagery... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Officials grappling with Confederate names on public schoolsday and have to face this past every single day," said Miguel Solis, former boa
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 22 days ago
day and have to face this past every single day," said Miguel Solis, former board president and current board member of the Dallas Independent School District. Dallas, along with other cities, began moving to change Confederate names and imagery... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Officials grappling with Confederate names on public schoolsday and have to face this past every single day," said Miguel Solis, former boa
KXXV Waco / Posted 22 days ago
day and have to face this past every single day," said Miguel Solis, former board president and current board member of the Dallas Independent School District. Dallas, along with other cities, began moving to change Confederate names and imagery... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Officials grappling with Confederate names on public schoolsday and have to face this past every single day," said Miguel Solis, former boa
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 22 days ago
day and have to face this past every single day," said Miguel Solis, former board president and current board member of the Dallas Independent School District. Dallas, along with other cities, began moving to change Confederate names and imagery... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Officials grappling with Confederate names on public schoolsday and have to face this past every single day," said Miguel Solis, former boa
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 22 days ago
day and have to face this past every single day," said Miguel Solis, former board president and current board member of the Dallas Independent School District. Dallas, along with other cities, began moving to change Confederate names and imagery... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Officials grappling with Confederate names on public schoolsday and have to face this past every single day," said Miguel Solis, former boa
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 22 days ago
day and have to face this past every single day," said Miguel Solis, former board president and current board member of the Dallas Independent School District. Dallas, along with other cities, began moving to change Confederate names and imagery... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Officials grappling with Confederate names on public schoolsday and have to face this past every single day," said Miguel Solis, former boa
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 22 days ago
day and have to face this past every single day," said Miguel Solis, former board president and current board member of the Dallas Independent School District. Dallas, along with other cities, began moving to change Confederate names and imagery... Read more
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ABC Montana
Officials grappling with Confederate names on public schoolsday and have to face this past every single day," said Miguel Solis, former boa
ABC Montana / Posted 22 days ago
day and have to face this past every single day," said Miguel Solis, former board president and current board member of the Dallas Independent School District. Dallas, along with other cities, began moving to change Confederate names and imagery... Read more
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