A nonbinary student teacher was told by an employee of the Fort Osage District that using gender-neutral pronouns was “too personal” and “too political.” Now, Olivia Jackson alleges that the school district discriminated by refusing to hire them because of their gender identity.
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NPR moved this week to cut 10% of its staff and stop production of a handful of podcasts, including Invisibilia, Louder Than a Riot and Rough Translation.
The White Castle chain began in 1921 in Wichita, Kansas, where its ingenious small burgers kicked off a national craze and inspired imitators of all shapes and sizes. But over a century later, White Castle has entirely vanished from its home state. And the story of how it introduced America to the hamburger has largely been overshadowed by its fast food rivals.
HomeGrown StL, a collaboration of groups that provide mentoring and professional development to young Black males, is offering free life coaching to boys and young men next month. Program Director Sean Joe said that there are many barriers that stop Black boys and young men from obtaining economic and academic success and that life coaching can help them achieve their goals.
Three trans boys and their parents describe growing up amid a wave of anti-trans legislation.
The Hazelwood School District announced the decision at its school board meeting earlier this week. It comes about five months after a report found radioactive contamination at the school in north St. Louis County that is near Coldwater Creek.
Both bills now go to the Missouri House, where leadership says they are a priority.
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The U.S. Department of Agriculture proposed a new rule that would change the requirements of meat, poultry and egg labels that say “Product of USA” or “Made in the USA” to better align with what consumers understand the claim to mean.
The Senate appropriations chief is floating a bond-funded plan to beef up a Interstate 70 project to add new lanes across the state.
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