Monday, November 28, 2022

Dinner versus the truth: The problem with Facebook’s content warnings

The decision to prioritize our own comfort and convenience by looking away might feel easier, but it comes at a terrible cost.

Is the US legal system at war with its people?

Incarcerations, brutality, and torture are common in the U.S. Activists claim that this amounts to a war waged against racially marginalized, poor, and working-class people.

59 percent in US living paycheck to paycheck as corporate profits surge to all-time...

"A large share of consumers are essentially living on the razor's edge."

Community schools can revitalize the neighborhoods around them

The transformative approach to school improvement is a catalyst for community revival.
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Is crypto really going to crash? (yes)

These crypto crashes and freezes have fueled worries that the complex crypto banking and lending system is on the brink of ruin.

Are community schools the last, best shot at addressing education inequity?

A district in the Washington, D.C., suburbs may foretell whether a transformative approach to school improvement can address longstanding opportunity gaps in education.
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How America can lower gas prices like other countries

While you pay through the nose at the gas pump, Big Oil is lining its pockets.

The decline and fall of everything (including me)

What goes up must… Well, you know…

Glenn Greenwald’s transition to ally of bigotry

Greenwald’s brand of anti-trans activist journalism could well lead to violence, even if that’s not his intent.

With God on our side?

“It's not the violence of the few that scares me, it's the silence of the many.”