“If you’re involved in the struggle, there always remains the capacity to win,” says Ibram X. Kendi of the University of Florida.
Black girls make up 16% of girls in U.S. public schools, but 42% of girls’ expulsions. What are the forces that have made these students targets?
The results speak for themselves: In-school suspensions at piloted schools dropped by 70 percent. Out-of-school suspensions dropped by 77 percent.