Events Around Washington Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Title IX
Civil Rights
Events Around Washington Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Title IX
2022-06-23 20:18:05
by Natalie McCormick

WASHINGTON — Fifty  years ago today, 37 words changed the game for women all around America. Thursday marks the 50th anniversary of Title IX, which Richard Nixon signed into law on June 23, 1972.  The law states that “no person... Read More

Future of Title IX Becomes Clearer on Its Anniversary
Civil Rights
Future of Title IX Becomes Clearer on Its Anniversary
2022-06-23 20:16:47
by Reece Nations

WASHINGTON — As Title IX turns 50 this week, experts weigh in to discuss how its recent history could hint at what’s still to come for the landmark educational sexual discrimination law. When Title IX was being formulated in Congress,... Read More

Title IX’s Lasting Legacy at 50: How Its History Defines the Present
Civil Rights
Title IX’s Lasting Legacy at 50: How Its History Defines the Present
2022-06-21 23:09:38
by Reece Nations

WASHINGTON — Title IX of the Education Amendments, the comprehensive federal law prohibiting sexual discrimination by any federally funded education program or activity, first became law on June 23, 1972, and its impact on the public education system still persists... Read More

Department of Education Confirms Title IX Protects Gay and Transgender Students
Civil Rights
Department of Education Confirms Title IX Protects Gay and Transgender Students
2021-06-16 20:12:01
by Ansley Puckett

WASHINGTON- The U.S. Department of Education confirmed Wednesday that Title IX protects students from discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity. Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 prohibits discrimination based on sex in any educational activity or... Read More

Biden Order Could Change How Colleges Handle Sex Misconduct
Education
Biden Order Could Change How Colleges Handle Sex Misconduct

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden is set to sign an executive order on Monday directing the Department of Education to review policies implemented by Donald Trump's administration, including changes to Title IX regulations that prohibit sex discrimination in federally... Read More

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