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The Dishonorable Andrew Cuomo Meets the Hedge Fund / Charter School Zombies *
Alan Singer, huffingtonpost.com
From May 4 to May 6, 2014 the Hon­or­able Andrew Cuomo, Gov­er­nor of New York State, is sched­uled to be the Hon­orary Chair­man at a three-day char­ter school/hedge fund extrav­a­gan­za that is any­thing but hon­or­able. Other celebri­ty “guests…

Keep Wall Street out of the Schoolhouse
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The Real Issue with the so-called "Fair Elections Act"
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SUFFOLK CLOSEUPsouthshorepress.net
In a few short months, PSEG Long Island has shown itself to be the “new LILCO.” The Long Island Light­ing Com­pa­ny or LILCO was the arro­gant util­i­ty that, at long last, was elim­i­nat­ed fol­low­i …

PSEG: Cuomo’s Arrogant and Costly Mistake
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TWL: Vinegar | PeaceCouple
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Road Bumps, Drama and Noise: Officials Dismiss Complaints about Common Core
Alan Singer, huffingtonpost.com
Memo to John King, New York State Commissioner of Education, and Arne Duncan, United States Secretary of Education:Dismissing deeply felt parent and teacher upset with the Common Core Standards and the accompanying high-stakes regime that t…

#pearson #gag #test #school
Opening Briefs Filed in Arizona Green Party Ballot Access Case
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From Generation Me to Generation We: How Millennials Are Changing Business
Craig and Marc Kielburger, huffingtonpost.ca
The TIME mag­a­zine cover last May cried: “The Me Me Me Gen­er­a­tion: Mil­len­ni­als are lazy, enti­tled nar­cis­sists who still live with their parents.” For all the bash­ing of mil­len­ni­als, when …

#share #moral #future
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Saturday: Chat live with Jill Stein and Green leaders from around the globegreenpartywatch.org
From the Green Party of the Unit­ed States:This is excit­ing:Tomor­row – April 12 at 8:00 PM EST — you can chat live with Jill Stein.Jill will be talk­ing with you, Eliz­a­beth May, leader of the Cana …

#international #gp #live #politics
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What would it take to start a Peace Army?
stephanie, mettacenter.org
 Reverend Barber of the NC NAACP calls those joining the mass protests of Moral Mondays at the NC state capitol, “a nonviolent volunteer army of love.”***The Freedom Rides of 1961 saw some of the most iconic moments of the United States’ Ci…

#pacifist #moral #change