Ed Dept details colleges’ foreign financial ties in new report

Dive Brief: The U.S. Department of Education alleges it unearthed massive, previously unreported financial ties between foreign entities and American colleges, which it says undermine research efforts and national security.   The agency released a partially redacted report Tuesday summarizing parts of its investigations into a dozen colleges’ foreign connections. The department said these institutions collectively […]

Report warns of racism around Covid-19 media commentary

The report analysed race-related opinion pieces from Australia’s most-read newspapers and claims that “covert language techniques” and “harmful stereotypes” are used to racialise the pandemic and to vilify Asian and Asian Australian people.  “Covid-19 has no doubt...