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School Shootings: WHY?!

By P.C. April 20, 1999.  How many of us remember where we were when we heard the news that 2 students with guns had come into Columbine High School and killed 12 students, one teacher, injured 21 other students, and then killed themselves?   What was school like when you attended?  I’m a 73 year…

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An Activist Media Needed

Fascinating article over on Truthout this week. Maya Schenwar, the pub’s editor-in-chief, argues in A Call to the Media: Let’s Go Beyond “Preserving Democracy” argues that news media needs to go beyond the traditional role of “defending democracy,” and actually start trying to build democracy. This position is a bit startling. For long generations, the…

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