It implies that a motorist may be stopped by a police officer largely because of racial bias rather than any apparent violation of traffic law. The phrase "driving while black" has been used in both the public and private discourse relating to the racial profiling of black motorists. The phrase was magnified after the ruling of Whren v. United States , when the Supreme Court of the United States ruled that police officers may stop any motor vehicle operator if any traffic violation has been observed. Subsequent media coverage of the phrase "driving while black" since the s has been expansive and more common.
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The album came two years after the band's founding, after they initially struggled as an alternative to grunge music , which was prevalent in Los Angeles during the early s. It was almost entirely arranged and composed by frontman Rivers Cuomo , who also anticipated to lead the band in self-producing the album. However, at the behest of DGC, the band was required to include a producer, and collectively opted for Cars frontman Ric Ocasek. Under Ocasek's direction, the band opted for a brighter sound, while bassist Matt Sharp collaborated with Cuomo to ensure that the album contained an overriding sonic concept of treating the guitars and bass as isolated ten-string instruments, thus maximizing its potential when united. The album itself peaked at number sixteen on the US Billboard , and was certified triple platinum by It is also the band's best-selling album, having sold at least 3. While preparing for the studio sessions, Weezer focused on their vocal interplay by practicing barbershop quartet -style songs, which helped Cuomo and Sharp feel more comfortable collaborating during rehearsals.
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Founded in , the university received its name from its original location in Wake Forest , north of Raleigh, North Carolina. The Reynolda Campus, the university's main campus, has been located north of downtown Winston-Salem since the university moved there in Wake Forest alumni include 15 Rhodes Scholars ,  including 13 since ,  four Marshall Scholars ,  15 Truman Scholars  and 92 Fulbright recipients since
In this post, written at the end of my first semester, I wanted to detail my experience—both as a way to reflect, and as a guide for those hoping to teach in France. When your home university has a partnership with a French one, your university controls selection, so the application process can vary quite a bit. Personally, I had to create a sample syllabus for a course on American Culture and Civilization.