School in Palestine: ‘A great achievement’

A Palestinian school in East Jerusalem has won the prestigious prestigious World Book Award.┬áThe award was presented to the school, Hamer Hamer, for the third time.The school has been awarded the prestigious title “the best school in Palestine”.Hamer Hameed is a kindergarten, primary, and middle school, located in the Old City of Jerusalem, which is […]

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How many students are attending schools in the United States?

As the U.S. school-to-prison pipeline ages, there’s been a big push to find new ways to cut down on overcrowding and make schools more welcoming for students.But many of the innovations have come at the expense of safety.The new report from the Center for Responsive Politics (CRP) finds that at least three of the top […]

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‘I’m not a Muslim, but I’m scared’: Muslim woman says she’s afraid of being stereotyped

A Muslim woman from Mumbai is worried that she might be labelled a “terrorist” if she speaks out about her Muslim faith, and says she doesn’t want to become a “pariah” for her faith.“I’m a Muslim but I’ve never been a terrorist,” Ayesha Faruqi told CNN.“I don’t want that to be the case.”The 27-year-old, who […]

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