June 2, 2014 Greetings. My name is Thandi Chimurenga and I am a Los Angeles-based freelance journalist seeking assistance to cover the trial of the killer of Renisha McBride in Detroit, MI. Most stories of Black womens’ lives are disappeared in the media. This includes the stories of how we die…
Nothing really sums up my interests more than two emails I got back to back: inviting me to an event celebrating medicare’s 49th anniversary and telling me what dairy queen’s blizzard of the month is (chips ahoy).
Blueprint for Reform: Interior Announces $2.5M for Tribal Control of BIE Schools
As part of the Obama Administration’s historic commitment to ensure that all students attending Bureau of Indian Education-funded schools receive an effective education delivered to them by tribes, U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and Assistant Secretary – Indian Affairs Kevin K. Washburn recently announced that the BIE will fund $2.5 million in Sovereignty in Indian Education competitive grants.