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Student Debt Is a National Emergency – Sen. Elizabeth Warren

Posted by , Wednesday, June 4, 2014

The Zero Tolerance Report – Brasscheck

In the coming weeks and months, we'll be reporting on the insane "Zero Tolerance" policy that's taken root in schools across the US. Schoolchildren are being treated with a harshness over minor infractions in ways that are similar to how prison inmates are treated. Why? Are schools institutions of learning for young people or are they prisons? School administrators need to figure it out... Here's the latest foolishness - but this time parents and children are fighting back.
Posted by , Saturday, April 26, 2014

What We Lose When We Rip the Heart Out of Arts Education

Posted by , Monday, April 21, 2014

Truthdig – Israel’s War on American Universities – Chris Hedges

Posted by , Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Elizabeth Warren Blasts Government Profits on Student Loans

Posted by , Sunday, February 9, 2014

Rap News! The News on the News feat. Sage Francis


Posted by , Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Fwd: Filmed On A Pier In Oceanside, California

Do you support Carl Marx for President 2016? If this were a joke it would be funny, but this IS California. The sad fact is these people probably vote and reproduce! Here's the well informed, educated public Bette Layton
Posted by , Tuesday, January 21, 2014

The heart of the medical-industrial complex – Video

How medicines do and don't make it to market. Prepare to be outraged. From our friends at Real Food. Brasscheck
Posted by , Tuesday, January 21, 2014

The truth about charter schools: Padded cells, corruption, lousy instruction and worse results – Salon.com

Posted by , Sunday, January 12, 2014

The decade that changed everything Video

The 1980's. This was the decade that federal government criminality went into high gear. And it all started with an act of fraud and high treason... Brasscheck
Posted by , Sunday, January 12, 2014

Taibbi: Yuppie Prohibition League Denounces Pot Legalization

Matt T in RS ..
With all the other nonsense going on in this country, it's amazing (but of course expected) that anyone with other things to do would find the time to denounce Colorado's legal marijuana experiment. Yet here they come, luminaries like MSNBC host Joe Scarborough, publishing mogul Tina Brown, and Yale blowhard-in-residence David Brooks, all hot to build a Wall of Decency around the New American Menace. They are the 21st-century version of the Anti-Saloon League, gathering now to denounce the perils of the legal recreational joint. Brown put it this way, in a tweet:
. . . legal weed contributes to us being a fatter, dumber, sleepier nation even less able to compete with the Chinese
Right. Because marijuana, not China's bottomless supply of slave labor, is what's responsible for the West's growing trade imbalance.
Brooks I would expect. Tina Brown?? Used to think she was ok.... read more
Posted by , Saturday, January 4, 2014

Conservative Groups Plan US-Wide Assault on Education, Health and Taxes

Posted by , Monday, December 9, 2013

A Senator Said Voter Registration Was ‘Confusing.’ Watch A 12-Year-Old Clear That Up For Him.

Posted by , Monday, November 11, 2013

You will be shocked at how ignorant Americans are – Salon.com

Posted by , Saturday, November 9, 2013

The Magic Of Us, Part I – Maestro Dino Zonic and Music Unites on Vimeo

Posted by , Tuesday, October 29, 2013

‘Pepper spray’ cop gets bigger payout than sprayed students. Wrong message? – CSMonitor.com

Posted by , Thursday, October 24, 2013

Nathan Heller: How San Francisco’s Entrepreneurial Culture Is Changing the Country : The New Yorker

Posted by , Sunday, October 13, 2013

Malala Yousafzai’s shooting by Taliban made ‘millions of Malalas’ speak up – World – CBC News

Posted by , Thursday, October 10, 2013

Miley Cyrus: Dealing with the ‘sexualization of childhood’ – Canada – CBC News

Posted by , Tuesday, October 8, 2013

The Central Issue at the Heart of America’s Growing Education Gap

Posted by , Monday, October 7, 2013

Poor Preschoolers Suffer During Government Shutdown | Politics News | Rolling Stone

Posted by , Monday, October 7, 2013

One-Third of Americans Under 30 Have No Religion — How Will That Change the Country?

Posted by , Tuesday, September 24, 2013

West Coast Environmental Law | West Coast Environmental Law

Posted by , Saturday, September 21, 2013

Creepy ‘Uncle Sam’: Scaring students away from Obamacare – or from conservatives? – CSMonitor.com PS Watch the TV commercial

Posted by , Friday, September 20, 2013

Political action committee – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Posted by , Wednesday, September 18, 2013