After reading Hanna Rosin’s recent piece in The New Republic about meeting with Stephen Glass after many years, I wanted to share this video clip as my “quote of the week.” A good writer or editor knows a little bit about a lot of things, and this dramatization provides a good demonstration of how a modern, tech-savvy editor, researcher or journalist can do a fact check, sometimes without even looking things up. 14 more words
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Milwaukee police chief Edward Flynn was verbally attacked by protestors, angry with police for shooting a suspect that authorities say assaulted an officer.
Flynn fired back, saying that police doing their jobs are not the problem. 63 more words
Premier Michel zei vandaag (18 November) in de Kamer over de rijkentaks dat: “alles staat in het regeerakkoord. Elk van de ministers heeft dezelfde boodschap gegeven, weliswaar in hun eigen woorden, met een verschillend vocabularium.” 95 more words
A friend sent me a comment that someone else posted about my open letter to the chancellor, earlier today. This commenter insinuated that I am a bigot that wants to stamp out ethnic diversity at Syracuse because I disagree with THE General Body. 740 more words
Speak For Yourself: A Petition Against THE General Body and the Consequences Their Actions Have on the University
Although THE General body calls for increased diversity, they attack their fellow students because they are “privileged” because they’re white, straight, male, christian, cisgender, able bodied, and class enabled. 572 more words