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Study Finds 15 States Still Legally Allowed To Spank Students In School

According to information researched by Civil Rights Data Collection and released by The Center for Effective Discipline, at least 15 states still legally allow spanking and other physical forms of discipline in schools, including Georgia.



WAOK WANTS TO KNOW: Are Black Students Better Off With Black Teachers?

Today on Powertalk with Lorraine Jacques-White, we talked about a recent national study that revealed that African American students are punished in schools at rate higher that white students.  In addition, black students have been […]


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The Princess Monique Show – Healthy Relationships (3/4/12)

Rihanna And Chris Brown together again? What is the reuniting of C. Breezy & Rhi Rhi teaching our teens about relationships? On Sunday’s show we discussed how abusive relationships can start even on the first date. […]


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Possible Abuse At State Prison

COLUMBUS, Ga. (AP) – A state investigation into the Muscogee County Prison is revealing allegations of gross misconduct by the staff, sexual relationships that may have led to preferential treatment and mistreatment of inmates. The […]



Prison Guards Suspended Over Allegations of Inmate Abuse

State officials have suspended seven officers from Macon State Prison after allegations that inmates were abused by guards last month. Georgia Department of Corrections spokeswoman Kristen Stancil said Friday that the offices are suspended with […]