The number of white Americans who believe they're being discriminated against is rising. According to a recent poll, 55 percent of white Americans think they're facing racial discrimination.KVCR's Benjamin Purper reports.
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Now, the latest battle over religeous liberty. It involves church-affiliated colleges and universities and their L-G-B-T students. A California lawmaker wants to end the schools' exemption from state anti-discrimination laws. That move would open up these institutions to lawsuits. But as Capital Public Radio's Ben Adler reports, the proposal has hit a roadblock.
Sports teams using the nickname "Redskins" are coming under increased pressure nationally to abandon the name. As Capital Public Radio's Ben Adler reports, a bill at the California state Capitol would make California the first state to ban public schools from using "Redskins" as their nickname or mascot.
California lawmakers are jumping into the debate surrounding law enforcement agencies and communities of color. Capital Public Radio's Katie Orr says a variety of views were represented at a day-long hearing at the state Capitol.