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ACLU sues over low black graduation rates.


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ACLU sues Palm Beach County School District for not achieving parity between whites and racial minorities. Will the outrageous lawsuit by the ACLU force people to finally admit racial difference? If the ACLU actually won, every school district in the United States could be sued for the same reason.

From Palm Beach Post…

Low graduation rates in Palm Beach County show the school district has failed its students, especially minority children, by not providing a “uniform, efficient, safe, secure and high-quality education,” according to a lawsuit filed Tuesday by the American Civil Liberties Union.

The lawsuit addresses a topic never before challenged in the courts. The ACLU and other organizations have sued school districts for not distributing resources equally, but no group has pursued legal action for dismal graduation rates.

But the graduation rates drop off among the county’s black and Hispanic students. While more than 80 percent of white students graduated on time in the county last year, only about 55 percent of black students and 64 percent of Hispanic kids did, according to state statistics.


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