Monthly Archives: February 2013

A legal challenge has been filed in Washington State regarding the constitutionality of charter schools

Not optimistic about this. The fact that the supporters of this initiative overcame a history of lopsided defeats, a widely and deeply held antipathy for charters specifically and the school district generally, and have successfully squashed requests for an investigation … Continue reading

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Grand Jury Refusers Katherine Olejnik and Matthew Duran Are Free

http://seattlefreepress.org/2013/02/28/grand-jury-refusers-katherine-olejnik-and-matthew-duran-are-free/

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Saudi Arabia and Qatar ratchet up sectarian and ethnic tensions in Iraq

Nice piece. Good info’. http://www.opendemocracy.net/zayd-alisa/saudi-arabia-and-qatar-ratchet-up-sectarian-and-ethnic-tensions-in-iraq

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MAP test manufacturer (NWEA, Inc.) memo: MAP test should not be used to evaluate teachers

http://seattleducation2010.wordpress.com/2013/02/19/map-test-manufacturer-nwea-inc-memo-map-test-should-not-be-used-to-evaluate-teachers/

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The Battle Of Balochistan Draws Near

It is standard imperial practice to pave the road to conquest with a disinformation campaign, with the lies becoming increasingly absurd and provocative as the invasion draws near. That being the case, it appears the “action” against Iran is not … Continue reading

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Land Grab Cheats North Dakota Tribes Out of $1 Billion, Suits Allege

Oil companies, hedge funds and the Feds ripping off the indigenous? I’m shocked! Here’s the article:http://www.propublica.org/article/land-grab-cheats-north-dakota-tribes-out-of-1-billion-suits-allege And here’s a lecture by Ward Churchill which is the worth the hour: http://radio4all.net/index.php/program/26369

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Mali, France and the war on terror in Africa

Another terrific piece from Horace Campbell. Although I am amazed that he believes that the American aid’s having prepared the soldiers for the coup in Mali was unwitting. This seems especially naive, particularly as he clearly sees through the al-Qaeda … Continue reading

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