Issues & Racism
‘I really hate China’: Rhode Island officials accused of racism, sexism during Philadelphia trip
Two Rhode Island officials have triggered two investigations after being accused of “sexist, racist behavior” during a trip to Philade...
Rhode Island becomes fourth state to require schools to teach AAPI history
Effective at the start of the 2023-2024 school year, all public elementary and secondary schools in Rhode Island will be required to teach ...
Rhode Island to become fourth state requiring schools to teach Asian American history
Rhode Island will now require Asian American history to be taught in public schools based on legislation passed in Congress on Tuesday.
Neo-Nazi group disrupts reading of ‘The Communist Manifesto’ at Rhode Island library
A group of alleged neo-Nazis and fascists reportedly harassed a reading group at a nonprofit library in Providence, Rhode Island, on Monday...
GOP lawmaker introduces bill to require Asian American history be taught in Rhode Island schools
Rhode Island State Rep. Barbara Ann Fenton-Fung (R-15) introduced a bill that would require Asian American history be taught in public elem...