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  • The truth about 'holistic' college admissions

    The truth about 'holistic' college admissions
    In May, 60 groups filed a complaint with the Justice and Education departments claiming that Asian Americans are held to a different standard — a higher standard — than other students applying for admission at elite universities. They believe that "holistic admissions" is being used as a modern-day form of racial discrimination.
  • Islamic State's war on gays

    Islamic State's war on gays
    Twenty-six-year-oldĀ Faraj Ali Shalwi was a dapper dresser. And while his tight-knit circle of friends in his Libyan hometown, Derna, admired his sense of style, his neighbors treated him with suspicion. They said that his clothes were “contemporary....

    My Word: Leesburg anti-discrimination proposal deserves support

    My Word: Leesburg anti-discrimination proposal deserves support
    Leesburg City Commissioner John Christian, an outstanding person, has refused to see the parallel of the 21st-century gender-orientation rights struggle and the mid-20th-century civil-rights struggle. This is an example of why it is not appropriate for...

    Entertainment Announcements

    'Light and Shadow' exhibit A new exhibit by the Maryland Federation of Art is showing through July 15 at Hospice of the Chesapeake's Gallery 90, 90 Ritchie Highway in Pasadena. A Meet the Artists reception with refreshments will take place from 5:30 to...

    Oak Park-set novel picked for library's summer reading program

    Oak Park-set novel picked for library's summer reading program
    A novel set in Oak Park that deals with prejudices and tolerance is this year's selection for Oak Park Public Library's One Book, One Oak Park program. The book, "What We've Lost is Nothing," by Rachel Louise Snyder, is the adult option for the library'...