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Quote of the day, Dec. 16

Henry Adams on politics (from The Education of Henry Adams, 1907)

“Politics, as a practice, whatever its professions, has always been the systematic organization of hatreds.”


Scandalous Washington

Here’s my first video in the Scandalous Washington series. They’re based on talks I created and give in D.C.

The nation’s capital is almost as famous for its scandals as it is for its politics. 38 more words

Controlling The Masses

With tongue in cheek, I recently imagined the possibility that a small group of very wealthy men meet secretly to decide what steps should be taken to continue the status quo — to allow them to continue to amass huge profits and maintain their power in a supposedly democratic society. 747 more words

Hugh's Blogs

This post is dedicated to all the Teachers out there.

Thank you for your patience, perseverance, kindness, generosity, intelligence, humor, empathy, optimism, dedication, laughter, joy, enthusiasm… my gratitude knows no boundaries when it comes to your commitment to education.

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