Daily Archives : August 12, 2014

Warsi on the Warpath

The British Prime Minister David Cameron might be on holiday, but it isn’t the sun making him red in the face. Yesterday, Baroness Warsi gave her first interview after resigning from the government on Tuesday over the Gaza Crisis, and…

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Why America Can’t Have the Success of Finland’s Schools

When wistful thinking prevails, it’s easy for people to fantasize. Popular media perpetuates fantasies by continuing to compare the American educational system to those of other countries. With this, people are left thinking: America’s education system doesn’t work; why can’t…

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O Captain, My Captain: A Celebration of Robin Williams

As I’m waiting for Dead Poets Society to buffer on my laptop I’m asking myself “Where do I even begin?” Both my AP World teacher and my mother would want me to begin by citing his wonderful role as the…

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