Discipline disparities between Black and white boys have driven reform efforts for years. But Black girls are arguably the most at-risk student group in the United States. By Erica L. Green , Mark Walker and Eliza Shapiro.
Itivere Enaohwo is a college sophomore, majoring in criminal justice at Texas Southern University, with designs on law school. Her middle and high school days are long in the rear-view window. But she still remembers the humiliation of being singled out — time after time — for dress code violations at a suburban Houston high school. For wearing an oversized T-shirt and leggings in middle school. For wearing a hat on a rainy day — even though it was before school hours.
'SoHo Karen' Hit With Felony Charges for Attack on Black Teen
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A white Army veteran was charged with attempted murder last month after he shot and wounded a Black year-old girl near a rally for President Trump in Des Moines, Iowa. Michael McKinney, 25, was arrested Dec. The Associated Press reported Friday that a review of the incident indicated the shooting was sparked by a politically charged dispute between four white Trump supporters and four Black girls under the age of Michael McKinney, 25, was charged with attempted murder.