After meeting on Tuesday afternoon, GOP members collectively agreed not to move forward with their proposed changes.
San Francisco school board president set off a firestorm on social media for his proposal to rename George Washington H.S. He said no school should be named for slave holders.
Nine GOP lawmakers voted against naming a post office after Maya Angelou. These bills usually get unanimous support.
According to a report released by the Black Youth Project at the Study of Race, Politics and Culture at the University of Chicago, in 2009, 54.4 percent of African-American millennials shared that they’ve personally experienced harassment or violence at the hands of the police or they know someone who has.