Too Many Whites Won School Election–Racial Demographics Rule

A California middle school principal is keeping student election results secret, because too many white kids won. There weren’t enough black students. This is important according to principal Lena Van Haren, because the school is about 80% black and 20% white. She said that she “wants to make sure all voices are heard from all backgrounds.” In a school with that kind of racial makeup, about 80% of the student government positions should have been filled with students of color, in order for Read more […]