Unequal funding resources also results in unequal educational opportunity when you consider studies that show that one half of low income students who are qualified to attend college do not attend because they can't afford to.
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We can be more inclusive.
The promise of equal educational opportunity envisioned by the Brown decision remains unfulfilled.
We live in an information and knowledge-based economy.
It is virtually impossible to compete in today's global economy without a college degree.
No one should be denied the opportunity to get an education and increase their earning...
In fact, the Harvard study data indicates that 70 percent of African American children attend...
While there are many obstacles that deter students from going to college, finances by no...
Obviously, there has to be a profound change in direction. Otherwise, interest on the national...
The most money we have ever been able to get appropriated for the juvenile justice...
There is nothing Federal about local volunteer fire departments.
Mandatory minimums have been shown to be discriminatory and waste the taxpayers' money.
Another example of the educational inequality is the current debate over publicly financed school vouchers...
The Federal prison population has increased more than 7-fold over the past 20 years.
These funds will ensure that ports will be able to pay for adequate security measures...
Each year over 2,500 commercial vessels enter the Port of Hampton Roads alone, so adequate...
Studies have shown that inmate participation in education, vocational and job training, prison work skills...
The destinies of the two races in this country are indissolubly linked together, and the...
So, the struggle for equal educational opportunity continues.
It is difficult to overstate the importance of the Civil Rights Act.
The death penalty is discriminatory and does not do anything about crime.