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How #BigData, #Algorithms, & #Surveillance Rejects College Applicants

This article by Jane Robbins first appeared on Truth in American Education and is being republished with her permission. In the age of technology-powered algorithms, most universities are making admissions decisions based on factors that would horrify applicants and parents if they … Continue reading

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Top Colleges Are Rejecting Applicants Who Follow Alex Jones On Twitter

While major Internet platforms are busy silencing Alex Jones of Infowars.com, prestigious colleges are rejecting applicants who connect on social media with him and others with unpopular opinions (in general, it appears to be those whose views are considered conservative). We are … Continue reading

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Asylum Applicants May Face New Rules From AG Sessions

Under the current U.S. immigration system, the U.S. Attorney General (AG) has substantial power to direct the interpretation of immigration laws. Current AG Jeff Sessions has taken recent actions to adjust the way that immigration courts decide asylum claims, which … Continue reading

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Cause and Effect of PTSD in Asylum Applicants

Guest blogger: Ryan Vander Horn, law student, University of San Francisco When reviewing the requirements for an asylum application a glaring issue regarding mental health appears. Since applicants for asylum are under the burden of demonstrating that they have a… … Continue reading

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NYC DCAS Job applicants need to enter tasks performed in job application

New York City’s Department of Administrative Services writes, administers and grades Civil Service Exams. A Notice of Examination states the job requirements for a civil service title. A Civil Service job candidate when filling out the application, which is often … Continue reading

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