In Hannah Arendt’s discussion of the Eichmann trial she questions whether the Nazi bureaucrat can be brought to justice by any other court aside from a Jewish court; a court of holocaust surv… Source: On Hannah Arendt and Modern BanalityRead more "On Hannah Arendt and Modern Banality"
Emily Talmadge, who teaches and blogs in Maine, noticed that her blog was being followed by a private investigator firm. She had written two columns about high-powered consultant Robert Marzano. Sh… Source: Emily Talmadge Takes Down MarzanoRead more "Emily Talmadge Takes Down Marzano"
Dear Mayor Emanuel: In 2010 Chicago Magazine ranked Blaine Elementary School as the 16th best elementary school in Chicago, and the 6th best neighborhood school. After being hired to lead Blaine i… Source: Dear Mayor Emanuel: I resign my position as principal of the #1 rated neighborhood school in ChicagoRead more "Dear Mayor Emanuel: I resign my position as principal of the #1 rated neighborhood school in Chicago"
While Michigan suffers Jim Crow laws under Governor Snyder, who amazingly is still walking around conducting business after knowingly poisoning Flint’s water, we had a YUGE boost in morale here on Tuesday. While we also just received bankruptcy kingpin Judge Steven ( not to be confused with Cecil) Rhodes over the Detroit Public Schools, there […]Read more "A Victory for Michigan: Bernie Sanders Wins Primary"
Duggan Threatens Opponents of Detroit Education Commission “You will be irrelevant.”Read more "Duggan Threatens Opponents of DEC"
The Michigan legislature today is considering a bill, SB 710 and 711 which will permanently disempower the elected Detroit school board and replace us with a board appointed by the mayor. In Detroit, the only city given such treatment in Michigan, we have been under emergency management for the past 5 years. In 2013, the […]Read more "Voting in Michigan: Slots are a Better Bet"