Trayvon Martin's Mom Pens an Open Letter to Mike Brown's Family: Will It Help the Family Cope With Their Loss?

Will Trayvon's Mom's Letter Help?

by AdriHead

Sybrina Fulton, the mother of deceased Trayvon Martin, has reached out to the family of Michael Brown in an open letter published in TIME magazine.

Do You Support Common Core Education Standards?

Do You Support Common Core?

by AdriHead

Bad news for Common Core. According to a recent Gallup poll, public support for the nationwide education standard has faded.

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