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TEACHING WRITING AND THINKING: “Although the U.S. spends more and more on ‘education,’ great number…

TEACHING WRITING AND THINKING: “Although the U.S. spends more and more on ‘education,’ great numbers of young (and now, middle-aged) citizens can’t do what used to be easy for most grade-schoolers — writing clear, well-thought-out sentences. They’ve never been taught to do that and with each passing year, there are fewer teachers who might teach [...]
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Boehner Sues Obama in Order to Implement Health Law Faster

Politics / US Politics : Huffington Post: Politics Blog (3 days ago)

When I learned that House Speaker John Boehner is suing President Barack Obama, I thought about a number of good reasons for something to limit executive actions. Would it be to limit NSA spying on its citizens? Could it have someth... Read Post

Would Middle Aged White People Think Marijuana Reform Was “Rushed” If Their Kids Were Being Arrested?

US Politics / Liberal : Firedoglake (2 days ago)

This Sunday’s Meet the Press panel on marijuana reform was annoying for the sheer number of bad puns and unacceptable level of laughter. But even worse was the bizarre claim made that somehow marijuana reform is being “rushed.” Judy... Read Post

THOUGHTS ON THE DECLINING NUMBER OF WOMEN LAW SCHOOL GRADUATES: “As tuitions have gone up and law s…

US Politics / Conservative : Instapundit (3 years ago)

THOUGHTS ON THE DECLINING NUMBER OF WOMEN LAW SCHOOL GRADUATES: “As tuitions have gone up and law school debt has increased, young women might be making the decision on the front end that the cost of legal education is not worth it ... Read Post


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