University of Northern Iowa Professors Say ‘Civility’ in Classrooms Reinforces ‘White Racial Power’

University of Northern Iowa Professors Say ‘Civility’ in Classrooms Reinforces ‘White Racial Power’ DAVID MCNEW/AFP/Getty Images byTom Ciccotta14 Dec 20170 14 Dec, 201714 Dec, 2017 Two professors at the University of Northern Iowa argue in a recently published academic journal paper that “civility” in college classroom discussions reinforces “white racial power.” Professors Kyle Rudick and […]

‘Kernel’ Wants to Expand Human Brains with Microchips

‘Kernel’ Wants to Expand Human Brains with Microchips AFP byNate Church14 Dec 20170 14 Dec, 201714 Dec, 2017 Kernel founder and CEO Bryan Johnson wants to “expand the bounds of human intelligence” while treating neurological disorders by enhancing human brains with computer implants. Johnson is asking some very big questions, from, “Can we ameliorate or […]

WATCH: Preschoolers Break Out into Brawl over ‘Baby Jesus’

WATCH: Preschoolers Break Out into Brawl over ‘Baby Jesus’ Screenshot byKatherine Rodriguez14 Dec 20170 14 Dec, 201714 Dec, 2017 Preschoolers broke out into an all-out brawl over Baby Jesus during a Christmas pageant for a Tennessee church—and it may just be the cutest Christmas pageant brawl ever. advertisement A Facebook video shows two-year-old Teegan Benson, […]

…Accused Tavis Smiley: ‘This Has Gone Too Far’

‘This Has Gone Too Far’: Tavis Smiley Challenges #MeToo Overreach Richard Alan Hannon / Getty byJoel B. Pollak14 Dec 20170 14 Dec, 201714 Dec, 2017 Tavis Smiley defiantly rejected charges of sexual misconduct Wednesday, after PBS announced that he had been investigated and terminated his show. Smiley not only denied mistreating any of the women […]