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Zero Tolerance for School Violence
Date: 3/10/2000

. . . on Feb. 29 by another 6-year-old -- left little doubt that zero-tolerance policies will remain in force. Go to top Overview On a school bus last . . .

Topics: Crime and Law Enforcement, Diversity Issues, Elementary and Secondary Education

School Discipline
Date: 5/9/2014

. . . Washington Post/Jahi Chikwendiu) Two decades after the nation's schools began adopting zero-tolerance discipline policies to curb violence, drug use and gun threats, reform . . .

Topics: Diversity Issues, Education Policy, Teenagers

Teen Drug Use
Date: 6/3/2011

. . . over and high, and they honestly don't know that's a problem.” Is “zero tolerance” an effective anti-drug approach? “Zero tolerance” drug policies may signify inflexibility about drug . . .

Topics: Marijuana Legalization, Substance Abuse

Reforming Juvenile Justice
Date: 9/11/2015

. . . gangs and less reliance by schools and law enforcement on 1990s-era “zero tolerance” policies in dealing with juvenile delinquency. Footnote 7 Experts cite similar . . .

Topics: Crime and Law Enforcement, Criminal Law Procedure and Due Process, Juvenile Justice

Changing Demographics
Date: 11/16/2012

. . . in force for 40 years. Then, reflecting the growing atmosphere of tolerance in the 1960s, Congress passed the Immigration and Nationality Act of . . .

Topics: Census

Religious Freedom
Date: 1/1/2016

. . . to remove a hijab for security reasons. Footnote 78 Go to top Outlook Tolerance to Grow? The Pew Research Center's polling on religion in America has . . .

Topics: Domestic Issues, Religious Freedom, Terrorism and Counterterrorism

Crisis in the Catholic Church
Date: 1/2011

. . . pope's permission — and at Ratzinger's instigation — to impose a “zero tolerance” rule against pedophile priests, which meant not just immediately notifying the . . .

Restorative Justice
Date: 2/5/2016

. . . for nonviolent offenders. Obama administration officials also urged schools to end harsh zero-tolerance policies, implemented in the late 1990s after a rash of school . . .

Topics: Crime and Law Enforcement, Domestic Issues, Students and Social Life

Guns on Campus
Date: 1/27/2017

. . . Act, which called on states receiving federal education funds to adopt “zero-tolerance” policies regarding weapons in schools. Footnote 64 Although the 1994 law . . .

Topics: Crime and Law Enforcement, Gun Control, Undergraduate and Graduate Education

Europe's Immigration Turmoil
Date: 12/2010

. . . Western Europe, most surprisingly in two countries traditionally known for their tolerance — Sweden and the Netherlands. And while Swedish and Austrian mainstream . . .

Gun Control
Date: 3/8/2013

. . . 7. But the chances of Congress banning assault weapons are close to zero, says Gottlieb of the Second Amendment Foundation. “This is not going . . .

Topics: Gun Control

Preventing Hazing
Date: 2/8/2013

. . . Defense secretary when the videotape surfaced, vowed to enforce a strict, “zero tolerance” hazing policy. “Abuse such as this has no place in any . . .

Topics: Bullying, Students and Social Life

Girls' Rights
Date: 4/17/2015

. . . Face of Eve (1980). [79] Ibid. Footnote: 79. Ibid. [80] “International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation Background,” United Nations, undated, Footnote: 80. “International Day . . .

Topics: Global Issues, Population Control, Women's Health Issues

European Unrest
Date: 1/9/2015

. . . U.S. government officials to voice concern about the future of multicultural tolerance, democracy and economic liberalism in Europe. Brent Hartley, deputy assistant secretary of . . .

Topics: Currency, Economic Analyses, Forecasts, and Statistics, Economic Development

Youth Violence
Date: 3/5/2010

. . . in schools, a practice that has grown with the introduction of zero-tolerance discipline policies in recent years. Footnote 23 “Whereas altercations used to . . .

Topics: Juvenile Justice

Treating Alzheimer's Disease
Date: 7/24/2015

. . . Sara Schaeffer , “In Battle Against Alzheimer's, This May Be Ground Zero,” The Wall Street Journal, April 27, 2015, A reporter examines . . .

Topics: Alternative Medicine, Economic Crises, Elderly Health Issues

Race and Education
Date: 9/5/2014

. . . systems across the South or elsewhere. The year of the ruling, zero percent of black students in the South were in majority-white schools. . . .

Topics: Diversity Issues, Education Policy, Private Schools and Home Schooling

Islamic Sectarianism
Date: 8/7/2012

. . . works,” says Landis. “The religious groups fight each other in a zero-sum game into complete submission, and it goes on for a decade . . .

Emerging Central Asia
Date: 1/17/2012

. . . in Afghanistan began. That is due partly to the Soviet legacy of zero tolerance for organized violence and weapons possession. Plus, there are no uncontrolled . . .

Brazil on the Rise
Date: 6/7/2011

. . . priorities — reducing poverty — Lula initiated two nationwide programs: Fome Zero (Zero Hunger), which gave money to the most needy, and Bolsa . . .

Global Population Growth
Date: 1/16/2015

. . . human rights, including reproductive health and rights. It also calls for “zero tolerance of violence against or exploitation of women and girls,” and for . . .

Topics: Agriculture and the Environment, Climate Change, Wildlife and Endangered Species

Global Hunger
Date: 8/8/2014

. . . Global Food Issues. “Both animals and vegetation have a much greater tolerance for temperature changes than the [widely used scientific] models would have . . .

Topics: Agriculture and the Environment, Farm Produce and Commodities, Nutrition

Racial Profiling
Date: 11/22/2013

. . . a similar disclaimer of responsibility. Footnote 3 “Barneys New York has zero tolerance for any form of discrimination, and we stand by our long . . .

Topics: Civil Rights and Civil Liberty Issues, Civil Rights: African Americans, Domestic Issues

Genetically Modified Food
Date: 8/31/2012

. . . which kinds of foods they want to buy. “Both Bt and herbicide tolerance work in simplified crop systems,” says Gurian-Sherman. “If your aim is . . .

Topics: Agricultural Research, Farm Produce and Commodities

Privatizing the Military
Date: 7/13/2012

. . . pay for months. Footnote 21 The U.S. government already had a “zero tolerance” policy on such abuses at the time of the 2008 protests . . .

Topics: Middle East Conflicts


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