Life · Politics

Eating school lunch: Fed up w/ dangerous food

Courtesy of the wonderful Linda Perlstein over at The Educated Reporter comes a little post about an anonymous teacher (Mrs. Q) who is eating her school's lunch every day and blogging about it. Linda references a USA Today story that says fast-food standards for meat are higher than that at most school cafeterias. If so,… Continue reading Eating school lunch: Fed up w/ dangerous food

Life · Politics

Race to the Top for education reform

The education world is all a-Twitter this morning with reports of 40 states applying for the $4.35 billion in competitive education reform grants being funded through the U.S. Department of Education as part of the $787 billion economic stimulus program - American Recovery and Reinvestment Act - that President Barack Obama signed into law soon… Continue reading Race to the Top for education reform

Bad Religion · Evangelism · Politics

Satan talks back to Robertson, and some thoughts on minority progress

Remember how Pat "I call myself a Christian but just can't act like one" Robertson blamed the tragedy in Haiti on a pact with the devil? Well, Lily Coyle took offense and decided to pen a response in the personal of Satan. She sent it to the Minneapolis Star Tribune and it's starting to go… Continue reading Satan talks back to Robertson, and some thoughts on minority progress